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On a winter day, most automobiles keep the passengers warm by using heat generated by the engine. This use of the heat by-product from a gas engine is an example of : 

(a) non-fossil-fuel energy 

(b) cogeneration 

(c) nuclear power 

(d) a sustainable source of energy

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Correct option: (b) cogeneration

Explanation:

Cogeneration or combined heat and power (CHP) is the use of a heat engine or power station to simultaneously generate electricity and useful heat.

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