Launched in 2001 by Craig DiLouie, LightNOW covers the rapidly changing lighting world for lighting people. LightNOW changed ownership in 2022, and is now owned and operated by David & Suelynn Shiller of Lighting Solution Development.

Check-in daily to see lighting industry news and analysis by David Shiller, Craig DiLouie, and other experts in the lighting industry, including consultants and lighting designers. Posts include important news items to keep you up to date, short opinion pieces to invite you to consider another point of view, interesting products on Mondays, and links to new research, regulations, and standards to help you design with light and lighting controls.

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