Quads to Gigajoules Conversion
Enter the energy in quads below to get the value converted to gigajoules.
How to Convert Quads to Gigajoules
To convert a quad measurement to a gigajoule measurement, multiply the energy by the conversion ratio. One quad is equal to 1,055,055,852.62 gigajoules, so use this simple formula to convert:
The energy in gigajoules is equal to the quads multiplied by 1,055,055,852.62.
Quads and gigajoules are both units used to measure energy. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
One therm is a measure of heat energy equal to one quadrillion (1,000,000,000,000,000) BTU, which are equal to the amount of heat energy required to increase the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. Quads are usually used when talking about energy resources and consumption on a national or international scale.
The quad is a US customary unit of energy.
The gigajoule is a multiple of the joule, which is the SI derived unit for energy. In the metric system, "giga" is the prefix for 109. Gigajoules can be abbreviated as GJ; for example, 1 gigajoule can be written as 1 GJ.
Quad to Gigajoule Conversion Table