# Kilowatt Hours To Megawatt Hours Conversion

1 kWh = 0.001 MWh

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## How to convert kilowatt hours to megawatt hours (kWh to MWh)

The formula for converting kilowatt hours to megawatt hours is: MWh = kWh × 0.001. To calculate the kilowatt hour value in megawatt hours first substitute the kilowatt hour value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 kilowatt hour in megawatt hours we follow these steps:

MWh = kWh × 0.001

MWh = 1 × 0.001

MWh = 0.001

In other words, 1 kilowatt hour is equal to 0.001 megawatt hours.

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 8 kilowatt hours to megawatt hours is:

- Understand the conversion formula: MWh = kWh × 0.001
- Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 8 for kWh so the formula becomes: MWh = 8 × 0.001
- Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 8 × 0.001 = 0.008 MWh

In summary, 8 kilowatt hours is equal to 0.008 megawatt hours.

## Converting megawatt hours to kilowatt hours

In order to convert the other way around i.e. megawatt hours to kilowatt hours, you would use the following formula: kWh = MWh × 1000. To convert megawatt hours to kilowatt hours first substitute the megawatt hour value into the above formula, and then execute the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 megawatt hour in kilowatt hours we follow these steps:

kWh = MWh × 1000

kWh = 1 × 1000

kWh = 1000

Or in other words, 1 megawatt hour is equal to 1000 kilowatt hours.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Kilowatt Hour?

### What is a Megawatt Hour?

## Kilowatt Hours To Megawatt Hours Conversion Table

Below is a lookup table showing common kilowatt hours to megawatt hours conversion values.

Kilowatt Hour (kWh) | Megawatt Hour (MWh) |
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1 kWh | 0.001 MWh |

2 kWh | 0.002 MWh |

3 kWh | 0.003 MWh |

4 kWh | 0.004 MWh |

5 kWh | 0.005 MWh |

6 kWh | 0.006 MWh |

7 kWh | 0.007 MWh |

8 kWh | 0.008 MWh |

9 kWh | 0.009 MWh |

10 kWh | 0.01 MWh |

11 kWh | 0.011 MWh |

12 kWh | 0.012 MWh |

13 kWh | 0.013 MWh |

## Other Common Kilowatt Hour Conversions

Below is a table of common conversions from kilowatt hours to other energy units.

Conversion | Result |
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1 kilowatt hour in ergs | 36000000000000 erg |

1 kilowatt hour in joules | 3600000 J |

1 kilowatt hour in kilojoules | 3600 kJ |

1 kilowatt hour in megajoules | 3.6 MJ |

1 kilowatt hour in gigajoules | 0.0036 GJ |

1 kilowatt hour in calories | 859845.22785899 cal |

1 kilowatt hour in kilocalories | 859.84522785899 kcal |

1 kilowatt hour in watt hours | 1000 Wh |

1 kilowatt hour in watt seconds | 3600000 Ws |

1 kilowatt hour in btus | 3414.4259497 Btu |

1 kilowatt hour in therms | 0.034144259497 thm |