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energy carried by electric current that comes out of batteries and wall sockets, is generated at large power plants, and is readily transformed into other types of energy.
energy stored in atomic nuclei that can be transformed into other forms of energy by complex power plants.
Law of conservation of energy
states that energy can change from but it is NEVER created or destroyed
a device that uses a magnetic field to turn kinetic energy into electrical energy and can produce direct current and alternating current.
any energy sources that eventually will run out, such as coal, oil, and natural gas.
any renewable and inexhaustible sources of energy to generate electricity, including solar, wind, and geothermal energy.
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