How many erg in 1 dekatherm?
The answer is 1.0550559E+16.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 10000000 erg, or 9.4781707774915E-10 dekatherm.
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An erg is the unit of energy and mechanical work in the centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units, symbol "erg". Its name is derived from the Greek word meaning "work".

››Definition: Dekatherm

10 therms are known as a decatherm (sometimes, dekatherm commonly abbreviated Dth), which is 1000000 Btu.

Note in this case, we define this based on therm [Europe] not therm [U.S.] since the exact number is slightly different for each case.

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