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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heat

As a form of energy heat has the unit joule (J) in the ... The standard unit for the rate of heat transferred is the watt (W), defined ...

www.engineeringtoolbox.com/heat-units-d_664.html

The most common units of heat are BTU - British Thermal Unit, Calorie and Joule.

whatis.techtarget.com/definition/heat

The standard unit of heat in the International System of Units (SI) is the calorie ( cal), which is the amount of energy transfer required to raise the temperature of ...

www.britannica.com/science/calorie

calorie: a unit of energy or heat variously defined. The calorie was originally defined as the amount of heat required at a pressure of 1 standard atmosphere to  ...

www.quora.com/What-are-the-units-of-heat

However, in many applied fields in engineering the British thermal unit (BTU) and the calorie are often used. The standard unit for the rate of heat transferred is ...

www.tutorvista.com/content/physics/physics-i/heat/heat-energy-unit.php

Heat being a form of energy can be measured. What is the unit of heat energy? In CGS system, heat is measured in calories. Calorie is defined as 'the heat ...

www.physicsclassroom.com/class/thermalP/Lesson-2/Measuring-the-Quantity-of-Heat

Standard metric units are Joules/kilogram/Kelvin (J/kg/K). More commonly used units are J/g/°C. Use the widget below to view specific heat capacities of various  ...

www.aps.org/policy/reports/popa-reports/energy/units.cfm

Thus, in a traditional definition, one calorie is the amount of heat required to ... The kilowatt-hour is a standard unit of electricity production and consumption.

physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/units.html

The SI is founded on seven SI base units for seven base quantities assumed to be mutually ... m-1·kg·s-2. energy, work, quantity of heat, joule, J, N·m, m2·kg·s-2.