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Glossary » Units » Energy Density » British Thermal Unit (IT) Per Gallon (US)
British Thermal Unit (IT) Per Gallon (US) (Btu (IT)/gal (US)) is a unit in the category of Energy density. It is also known as Btu per gallon, Btu/gal, Btu/gallon. This unit is commonly used in the US unit system. British Thermal Unit (IT) Per Gallon (US) (Btu (IT)/gal (US)) has a dimension of ML-1T-2 where M is mass, L is length, and T is time. It can be converted to the corresponding standard SI unit J/m3 by multiplying its value by a factor of 278716.2698.
Note that the seven base dimensions are M (Mass), L (Length), T (Time), Q (Temperature), N (Aamount of Substance), I (Electric Current), and J (Luminous Intensity).

Other units in the category of Energy density include British Thermal Unit (IT) Per Cubic Foot (Btu (IT)/ft3), British Thermal Unit (IT) Per Gallon (UK) (Btu (IT)/gal (UK)), Joule Per Cubic Meter (J/m3), Kilojoule Per Cubic Meter (kJ/m3), and Megagauss-Oersted (MGOe) (MGOe).

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