# You asked: How much natural gas is in a gigajoule?

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A gigajoule of natural gas is about 25.5 cubic metres at standard conditions. One gigajoule of natural gas is approximately equivalent to 27 litres of fuel oil, 39 litres of propane, 26 litres of gasoline or 277 kilowatt hours of electricity.

## How many cubic meters are in a GJ?

Conversions

Convert from Convert to Multiply by
1 GJ m3 26.137
1 m3 Cubic feet (cf) 35.314
1 cf m3 0.028
1 GJ Million British thermal units (MBtu) 0.948

## How many Btu are in a m3 of natural gas?

British and American

normal cubic meter of natural gas to quad 0.00000000003507
normal cubic meter of natural gas to therm 0.3508
normal cubic meter of natural gas to British Thermal Unit (BTU) 35,069
normal cubic meter of natural gas to million BTU (MMBTU) 0.03507

## What can 1 gigajoule do?

One GJ of electricity could make 1000 pots of coffee or keep a 60-watt light bulb continuously lit for six months. A GJ can measure energy from various types of power, such as electricity, natural gas and oil.

## What is mcf in natural gas?

Mcf—the volume of 1,000 cubic feet.

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## What is the price of natural gas right now?

Energy

Name Price Unit
Natural Gas (Henry Hub) 3.92 USD per MMBtu
Ethanol 2.22 USD per Gallon
Heating Oil 53.63 USD per 100 Liter
Coal 148.35 USD per Ton

## How many kWh is 1m3 of natural gas?

Subtract the new meter reading from the previous reading to work out the volume of gas used. Multiply by the volume correction factor (1.02264). Multiply by calorific value (40.0). Divide by kWh conversion factor (3.6).

## How much is a cubic foot of natural gas worth?

The average cost of natural gas per therm varies considerably by season and location. In January 2020, the national average price was \$9.52 per thousand cubic feet. That’s \$0.95 per Ccf. And at the 2019 national average heat content of 1,037 Btu per cubic foot, it’s a natural gas therm price of \$0.92.

## How many BTUs are in 1 kg of natural gas?

Conversion Factors for Units of Energy

Unit Conversion in kJ or kWh
oe oder OE 1 (kg) oe = 41 868 kJ
m³ natural gas 1 m³ Erdgas = 31 736 kJ
BTU 1 BTU = 0.000293071 kWh = 1.05506 kJ
kpm 1 kpm = 2.72·106 kWh = 0.00980665 kJ

## What is a normal cubic meter of natural gas?

Volumes at Pressure and Temperature

The two common standardized volumes are standard cubic feet (scf) and normal cubic metres (Nm3). A standard cubic foot corresponds to 1 cubic foot of gas at 60 °F (15.6 °C) and 14.73 PSIA, and a normal cubic metre of gas corresponds to 1 cubic metre at 15°C at 101.325 kPaA.

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## How do you calculate BTU in natural gas?

To find out the BTU’s per pound, divide your therm into 100,000 BTU’s (100 cubic feet or 1 standard therm). To find the number of BTU’s per GGE, multiply the result by 5.66 (1 standard GGE). For example, if the therm of your area is 4.96 lbs, divide that number into 100,000 and you have the resulting BTU’s per lb.

## How do you calculate natural gas load?

When providing gas load calculations, the current codes and tables must be documented in your submittal. To convert from BTUs to cubic feet per hour divide BTU/1100 (example: 50,000 BTU by 1100 = 45.5 cubic feet of gas per hour). 