Types Of Energy Heat

Thermal energy is what is usually referred to as energy heat and there are different types of energy heat. They are derived from the heating of several substances. For instance, a kettle full of boiled water has heat energy in it. But when you pour out its content to a cup the kettle is cooler which explains that some particles of heat energy have transferred to the cup. The discussion of the types of energy heat cannot be complete without addressing temperature.


An object’s temperature deals with the degree of coldness or hotness of the object and it is usually determined in degree Celsius. And thermometer is the instrument employing in measuring an object’s temperature.

So, what is the difference between temperature and heat?

The difference between temperature and heat is in the size and degree of hotness. For instance, glass A contains water that is boiled at 20