Awards and Press

Recent Awards and Honors:

2014 Climate Leader Award-

2013 Residential Lighting Showroom Of The Year finalist

2013 Berkeley Design Advocates Award given to the interiors team for Comal Restaurant (Abueg Morris Architects and associates)

2012 East Bay Environmental Network, Berkeley Benchmarking Award (Metro's facility received Energy Star's highest rating of 99/100)

2012 Climate Solutions Award

2011 Residential Lighting Showroom Of The Year Award for Exceptional Community Involvement

2011 Acterra Business Environmental Award for Sustainable Built Environment

2011 East Bay Express Readers Poll- Best Green Business

2011 Mayor of Berkeley Proclamation of Metro Lighting as a Leader in Sustainability


Metro Lighting in the Media:

The Chapel, SF, music venue, restaurant, and cafe, Metro chandelier photographed in the SF Chronicle.

Metro Lighting on Kickstarter (Facebook, Residential Lighting, ICA, EcoArrivals, etc.)


Rumbo al Sur: DesignersRoom

Berkeleyside Acterra Award, Comal Restaurant

Berkeley Times

SolarDweller blog



Diablo Magazine, Lighten Things Up 2007,

Chronicle Magazine

Mercury News Magazine, cover photo