›› Convert kilowatt hour to gigajoule


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How many kWh in 1 gigajoule? The answer is 277.77777777778.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 2.7777777777778E-7 kWh, or 1.0E-9 gigajoule.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kWh to gigajoule

1 kWh to gigajoule = 0.0036 gigajoule

10 kWh to gigajoule = 0.036 gigajoule

50 kWh to gigajoule = 0.18 gigajoule

100 kWh to gigajoule = 0.36 gigajoule

200 kWh to gigajoule = 0.72 gigajoule

500 kWh to gigajoule = 1.8 gigajoule

1000 kWh to gigajoule = 3.6 gigajoule

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›› Definition: Gigajoule

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

So 1 gigajoule = 109 joules.

The definition of a joule is as follows:

The joule (symbol J, also called newton meter, watt second, or coulomb volt) is the SI unit of energy and work. The unit is pronounced to rhyme with "tool", and is named in honor of the physicist James Prescott Joule (1818-1889).

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