# Standard cubic yard conversions

The standard cubic yard conversion selector above selects the energy measurement unit to convert to starting from standard cubic yards (scy). To make a conversion starting from a unit of energy other than standard cubic yard, simply click on the "Reset" button.

## About standard cubic yard

The **standard cubic yard** is a unit of energy equal to 77,468.5209852288 joules (1 scy = 77,468.5209852288 J), the SI derived unit of energy.

The standard cubic yard (scy) is also equal to 77.4685209852288 kilojoules (kJ), or 18,515.420885570937 calories (thermochemical) (cal), or 18.51542088557 kilocalories (thermochemical) (kcal), or 40.7922169306 Celsius heat units (IT) (CHU), or 21.519033607 watt hours (Wh) or 0.021519033607 kilowatt hours (kWh).

Symbol: scy

Plural: standard cubic yards

Also known as: cubic yard of atmosphere (plural: cubic yards of atmosphere, abbreviation: cu yd atm)