How do you calculate BTU from Kilowatts?

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The easiest way to calculate BTUs from a figure in Kilowatts is to multiply the kilowatt amount by 3000. 


18kw wood burning stoves equal approximately 56,000 BTUs.

16kw wood burning stoves are approximately 48,000 BTUs

10kw wood burners equal approximately 30,000 BTUs

5kw multi fuel stoves equal approximately 15,000 BTUs.

BTU stands for British Thermal Unit and, by way of heat comparison for the layman, a gas fire tends to be 2.7kw to 3 kw.

If you would like more details or assistance with the installation of a Country Kiln Wood Burning Stoves please email your query to (The Country Kiln team respond to all emails within 24 hours) or call 01560 483966 Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm GMT or Saturday 10am to 1pm

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