Selecting the right lamp often can be a daunting task given the numerous factors a designer must take into account. There are external considerations such as price and recycling options. But when it comes to source performance, the designer must first consider the lamp base; next, the shape and treatment of the envelope, or bulb; and finally, the illumination source itself.
Energy conservation is finding its way into industry and commerce across America. As more and more businesses and buildings “go green,” companies are looking for ways to reduce energy consumption and the waste produced by daily operations.