Compare and contrast fossil fuels and the Sun as direct sources of energy.

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Comparison between the sun and fossil fuels as sources of energy:

The Sun
Fossil Fuels

1. It produces an enormous amount of heat due to the occurrence of nuclear fusion inside it.

1. They are formed from the remains of dead plants and animals.

2. It does not cause any air pollution.

2. They cause air pollution by burning.

3. It is a renewable source of energy.

3. They are non-renewable sources of energy.

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