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The organelle responsible for producing energy in cells is the mitochondria. Through a process called cellular respiration, mitochondria generate adenosine triphosphate (ATP), which serves as the main energy currency in cells.

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In eukaryotic cells, the organelles that do this are called 'mitochondria.' However, there are other pathways to create energy that exist outside of mitochondria and take place in other parts of a cell. To learn more, look up 'glycolysis'.

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