# Barrel of oil equivalent conversions

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## What is barrel of oil equivalent?

The **barrel of oil equivalent** is a unit of energy equal to approximately 6.1178632x109 joules (1 BOE = 6.1178632x109 J), the SI derived unit of energy. It is also equal to 6.1178632x106 kilojoules (kJ), or 6,117.8632 megajoules (MJ), or 6.1178632 gigajoules (GJ), or 5.7986154807x106 British thermal units (IT) (BTU), or 3.2214530448x106 Celsius heat units (IT) (CHU), or 1.4622043977x106 kilocalories (thermochemical) (kcal) or 1,699.406444444 kilowatt hours (kWh).

The barrel of oil equivalent is the approximate energy that results by burning one barrel of crude oil. The oil barrel is a unit of volume or capacity equal to 42 US gallons (gal) or 0.158987295 cubic meters (m3).

*Symbol:*

BOE

*Plural:*

barrels of oil equivalent

## Barrel of oil equivalent conversions: direct links

A list with conversions from barrels of oil equivalent to other (metric, imperial, or customary) energy measurement units is given below.

- barrel of oil equivalent to British thermal unit (59 F)
- barrel of oil equivalent to British thermal unit (IT) (BOE to BTU)
- barrel of oil equivalent to calorie (BOE to cal)
- barrel of oil equivalent to calorie (15 C) (BOE to cal)
- barrel of oil equivalent to calorie (IT) (BOE to cal)
- barrel of oil equivalent to Celsius heat unit (IT) (BOE to CHU)
- barrel of oil equivalent to cubic foot of natural gas
- barrel of oil equivalent to electron volt (BOE to eV)
- barrel of oil equivalent to erg (BOE to erg)
- barrel of oil equivalent to foot-pound force (BOE to ft lbf)
- barrel of oil equivalent to foot-poundal (BOE to ft pdl)
- barrel of oil equivalent to gallon-atmosphere (UK) (BOE to gal atm)
- barrel of oil equivalent to gallon-atmosphere (US) (BOE to gal atm)
- barrel of oil equivalent to giga-electron volt (BOE to GeV)
- barrel of oil equivalent to gigacalorie (BOE to Gcal)
- barrel of oil equivalent to gigajoule (BOE to GJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to gigawatt hour (BOE to GWh)
- barrel of oil equivalent to Hartree (BOE to Ha)
- barrel of oil equivalent to horsepower-hour (BOE to hph)
- barrel of oil equivalent to inch-pound force (BOE to in lbf)
- barrel of oil equivalent to joule (BOE to J)
- barrel of oil equivalent to kilo-electron volt (BOE to keV)
- barrel of oil equivalent to kilocalorie (BOE to kcal)
- barrel of oil equivalent to kilojoule (BOE to kJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to kilowatt hour (BOE to kWh)
- barrel of oil equivalent to liter-atmosphere (BOE to L atm)
- barrel of oil equivalent to mega-electron volt (BOE to MeV)
- barrel of oil equivalent to megacalorie (BOE to Mcal)
- barrel of oil equivalent to megajoule (BOE to MJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to megawatt hour (BOE to MWh)
- barrel of oil equivalent to microjoule (BOE to μJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to milli-electron volt (BOE to meV)
- barrel of oil equivalent to millijoule (BOE to mJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to nanojoule (BOE to nJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to Newton metre (BOE to Nm)
- barrel of oil equivalent to standard cubic centimeter (BOE to scc)
- barrel of oil equivalent to standard cubic foot (BOE to scf)
- barrel of oil equivalent to standard cubic yard (BOE to scy)
- barrel of oil equivalent to tera-electron volt (BOE to TeV)
- barrel of oil equivalent to terajoule (BOE to TJ)
- barrel of oil equivalent to terawatt hour (BOE to TWh)
- barrel of oil equivalent to ton of coal equivalent (BOE to TCE)
- barrel of oil equivalent to ton of oil equivalent (BOE to TOE)
- barrel of oil equivalent to watt hour (BOE to Wh)
- barrel of oil equivalent to watt second (BOE to Ws)