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WHAT IS ENERGY

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WHAT IS ENERGY?
Energy is the ability to do work. Oil, coal, natural gas, wind, water just What Is Energy? to name a few - provide us the energy we need in our daily lives. For example, we use oil to produce gasoline for our cars. We use natural gas, coal, solar and wind power to generate electricity that makes the computer you are using work!
 
Oil, coal, natural gas, wind, and water- just to name a few-provide us the energy we need in our daily lives.