The National Lighting Bureau, Silver Spring, Md., recently revamped The updated site now provides users with more information categories, including athletic lighting, industrial facilities, and safety and security. Each listing represents a feature of what the NLB calls High-Benefit Lighting, or lighting systems that do more than just light a room.

“Lighting is not installed to provide light,” says John Bachner, NLB Communications Director. “Lighting is used for specific reasons: to help people input data faster and more accurately, to help people avoid hazards of one kind of another, and so on.”