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## kWh to BTU

Formula: Energy in BTU = Energy in Kilowatt-hour (kWh) x 3412.14

#### BritishThermalUnit :

Kilowatt-hourBritishThermalUnit
13412.14

## BTU to kWh

Formula: Energy in Kilowatt-hour (kWh) = Energy in BTU ÷ 3412.14

#### Kilowatt-hour :

BritishThermalUnitKilowatt-hour
10.00029307107

## Conversion Factors

• Kilowatt-hour to British Thermal Unit : 1 kilowatt-hour (kWh) = 3412.142 BTU
• British Thermal Unit to Kilowatt-hour : 1 BTU = 0.00029307107 kilowatt-hours (kWh)

## How to Convert Kilowatt-hour to British Thermal Unit

To convert kilowatt-hours to BTU, multiply the number of kilowatt-hours by 3412.142.

BTU=Kilowatt-hours×3412.142

### Example:

Convert 5 kilowatt-hours to BTU.

BTU=5 kWh×3412.142 BTU/kWh

BTU=17060.71 BTU

## How to Convert British Thermal Unit to Kilowatt-hour

To convert BTU to kilowatt-hours, divide the number of BTUs by 3412.142.

Kilowatt-hours=BTU/3412.142

### Example:

Convert 3000 BTU to kilowatt-hours.

Kilowatt-hours=3000 BTU/3412.142

Kilowatt-hours=0.879 kWh

## Example 1

Convert 1 kilowatt-hour to BTU:

BTU=1 kWh×3412.142 BTU/kWh

BTU=3412.142BTU

## Example 2

Convert 2.5 kilowatt-hours to BTU:

BTU=2.5 kWh×3412.142 BTU/kWh

BTU=8530.355 BTU

## Example 3

Convert 10 kilowatt-hours to BTU:

BTU=10 kWh×3412.142 BTU/kWh

BTU=34121.42 BTU

## Example 4

Convert 0.5 kilowatt-hours to BTU:

BTU=0.5 kWh×3412.142 BTU/kWh

BTU=1706.071 BTU

## Example 5

Convert 7 kilowatt-hours to BTU:

BTU=7 kWh×3412.142 BTU/kWh

BTU=23884.994 BTU

## Example 1

Convert 1 BTU to kilowatt-hours:

Kilowatt-hours=1 BTU/3412.142

Kilowatt-hours=0.0002931kWh

## Example 2

Convert 50 BTU to kilowatt-hours:

Kilowatt-hours=50 BTU/3412.142

Kilowatt-hours=0.01465kWh

## Example 3

Convert 2000 BTU to kilowatt-hours:

Kilowatt-hours=2000 BTU/3412.142

Kilowatt-hours=0.5861 kWh

## Example 4

Convert 100 BTU to kilowatt-hours:

Kilowatt-hours=100 BTU/3412.142

Kilowatt-hours=0.02931 kWh

## Example 5

Convert 500 BTU to kilowatt-hours:

Kilowatt-hours=500 BTU/3412.142

Kilowatt-hours=0.1465 kWh

## What are the practical applications of converting kWh to BTU?

Converting kWh to BTU is useful in understanding and comparing energy consumption across different types of energy systems, such as electrical heating and air conditioning systems, which are often rated in BTUs.

## Are kilowatt-hours and BTUs used interchangeably?

No, kilowatt-hours and BTUs are not used interchangeably because they measure different types of energy (electrical and thermal, respectively). However, converting between them allows for comparison and analysis of energy usage.

## Is there a simple tool to convert kilowatt-hours to BTUs?

Yes, there are many online conversion tools and calculators that can convert kilowatt-hours to BTUs and vice versa. Simply input the value in kilowatt-hours, and the tool will give you the equivalent in BTUs.

## Why do we need to convert between kWh and BTU?

Converting between kWh and BTU allows for the comparison of energy consumption and efficiency across different energy systems and appliances, which may use different units of measurement.

## Can I use the conversion factor in both directions (kWh to BTU and BTU to kWh)?

Yes, the conversion factor can be used in both directions. For converting kWh to BTU, multiply by 3412.142. For converting BTU to kWh, divide by 3412.142.