Month: March 2017

Different types of lamps

The different types lamps available can be classified into different types depending on their design, application, source of power:

  • Bulbs
  • Tube lights
  • Compact fluorescent lamps
  • LED lamps
  • Petro, kerosene lamps
  • Mercury vapor lamps
  • Solar powered lamps using LEDs
  • Coal powered lamps
  • wooden lamps
  • Other sources of lighting

The selection of the lamp depends to a very great extent on the type of power source or fuel available