lamp breakage releases up to one ton of mercury annually into the air -- National Electrical Manufacturers association
NAED Launches Contribution Campaign
On the heels of a sizeable donation by Lithonia Lighting to the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) Education & Research Foundation, the organization has launched the second part of its two-phase plan to raise funds in order to sustain and expand its services. (See 'NAED...
NEMA Publishes New Standard
Revised to address concerns raised by the U.S. Department of Energy, the National Electrical Manufacturer's Association (NEMA) has published TP 2-2005, providing a standardized test method for measuring the energy consumption of distribution transformers. This document will assist manufacturers in...
Leviton's Helpful Hints
Night Watch: Checking in with the Dark Sky Movement
The October release of the IDA Model Lighting Ordinance 2005.3 promises to further a movement that has already made great strides.
Color Kinetics Joins NGLIA
Innovator and advocate for intelligent solid-state lighting,
naed endowment on a roll
the recent arrival of a steady stream of press releases announcing substantial donations to the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) Education and Research Foundation piqued the curiosity of A|L editors. What prompted the donations? And why the sizable amounts? The answer is a...
Juno Lighting's Konczyk to Host Charity Golf Outing
It is not unusual to hear about large donations being given to industry associations or educational outlets with industry-related degree programs, or even competitions sponsored by manufacturers, but Juno Lighting's Michael G. Konczyk has taken charity to the next level.
NAED Helps Standardize Manufacturer/Distributor Rebate Process
Spurred by member feedback, the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) has launched an initiative to simplify and streamline the process involved in that well-established practice of Special Price Authorizations (SPAs), also known as 'Rebates,' 'Shipping Debits,' and a number of...
New NEAD Educational Program Manager
The Education Foundation of the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) recently appointed Jim Lombardo as educational program manager. Lombardo will be responsible for overseeing the Foundation?s wide range of industry-specific training resources. He can be reached via e-mail at...