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Most of the sources of energy we use represent stored solar energy. Which of the following is not ultimately derived from the Sun�s energy? (a) geothermal energy (b) wind energy (c) nuclear energy (d) bio-mass

Most of the sources of energy we use represent stored solar energy. Which of the following is not ultimately derived from the Sun�s energy?
       (a) geothermal energy       (b) wind energy
       (c) nuclear energy       (d) bio-mass

Grade:12

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Harshit Singh
askIITians Faculty 5964 Points
one year ago
Dear Student

Option(c)is correct here.

Thanks
KAPADIA DEV
100 Points
one year ago
The energy required to fuse the lighter nuclei is provided by fission reactions. In this reaction there is no need of sunlight. Therefore nuclear energy is not ultimately derived from Sun's energy. Geothermal energy, wind energy, and bio-mass are all ultimately derived from solar energy

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