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Sources of Energy

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    Energy falls into two sources, renewable and nonrenewable. 

    • Renewable energy comes from a natural source and is replaceable within a human's lifetime.
    • Nonrenewable energy comes from a source that cannot be produced, replaced or grown within a human's lifetime.

    Watch the video below for a more in-depth explanation.