British Thermal Units to Therms Converter
Enter the energy in british thermal units below to get the value converted to therms.
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How to Convert British Thermal Units to Therms
To convert a measurement in british thermal units to a measurement in therms, divide the energy by the following conversion ratio: 100,000 british thermal units/therm.
Since one therm is equal to 100,000 british thermal units, you can use this simple formula to convert:
therms = british thermal units ÷ 100,000
The energy in therms is equal to the energy in british thermal units divided by 100,000.
British thermal units and therms are both units used to measure energy. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
What Is a British Thermal Unit?
British thermal units are a measure of heat energy. Specifically, one british thermal unit is equal to the amount of heat energy required to increase the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. They are often used as a way to rate the energy heat producing appliances such furnaces, and to price heating fuels such as natural gas.
The british thermal unit is a US customary unit of energy. British thermal units can be abbreviated as BTU; for example, 1 british thermal unit can be written as 1 BTU.
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What Is a Therm?
One therm is a measure of heat energy equal to 100,000 BTU, which are equal to the amount of heat energy required to increase the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. Therms are often used by natural gas companies to measure the heat equivalent of gas used.
The therm is a US customary unit of energy.
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British Thermal Unit to Therm Conversion Table
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