The Hinkley Lighting 1508CB Landscape Path Low Voltage Copper Bronze is a 26 high path light with a copper bronze finish on a solid brass construction and a decorative light amber glass lampshade designed with leaves made in the same copper bronze finish. The 1508CB Path Light uses and 18 watts wedge bulb and is powered by electric current at the low voltage of 12 volts. The main advantage of using low voltage light fixtures is their adaptability to energy efficient bulbs, apart from security from electrical accidents. A transformer is connected to the 1508CB Path Light to convert the domestic line voltage of 120 volts to 12 volts. While the light comes equipped with the wiring kit and a heavy duty composite ground spike for its installation, the transformer (and dimmer, if required) has to be purchased separately. The 1508CB Path Light is ETL listed for use in wet conditions, which means it is ideal for outdoor installation and can withstand the impact of rains and exposure to water.