Today, most lamps use electricity and a light bulb to shine the light that we all need to work and live comfortably after daylight fades . There are also older-style oil lamps and gas lamps, which are more typically described as lanterns.
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The different types of lamps include: Incandescent Lamps . Tungsten Halogen Lamps. Fluorescent Lamps.
The three most common types of lampshade assemblies are: Spider, Uno and Clip-on (see diagram).
The lampshade may be an integral part of the lamp, or it may be a separate piece, attached to a shade stand. When attached to a stand, many lamps use a decorative knob, called a finial.
The higher the wattage , the brighter the light, but also the more power it uses. The efficiency of this system was introduced using incandescent lamps. For instance: 40 Watt incandescent lamp produces only 380-460 lumens and uses 40 Watts of energy per hour.