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How many gigawatt in 1 watt? The answer is 1.0E-9.
We assume you are converting between gigawatt and watt.
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The SI derived unit for power is the watt.
1 gigawatt is equal to 1000000000 watt.
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›› Quick conversion chart of gigawatt to watt

1 gigawatt to watt = 1000000000 watt

2 gigawatt to watt = 2000000000 watt

3 gigawatt to watt = 3000000000 watt

4 gigawatt to watt = 4000000000 watt

5 gigawatt to watt = 5000000000 watt

6 gigawatt to watt = 6000000000 watt

7 gigawatt to watt = 7000000000 watt

8 gigawatt to watt = 8000000000 watt

9 gigawatt to watt = 9000000000 watt

10 gigawatt to watt = 10000000000 watt



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›› Definition: Gigawatt

The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of 109, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 gigawatt = 109 watts.

The definition of a watt is as follows:

The watt (symbol: W) is the SI derived unit for power. It is equivalent to one joule per second (1 J/s), or in electrical units, one volt ampere (1 V·A).


›› Definition: Watt

The watt (symbol: W) is the SI derived unit for power. It is equivalent to one joule per second (1 J/s), or in electrical units, one volt ampere (1 V·A).


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