Here's The Ultimate Guide To Converting All Of Those Confusing Energy Units

Tonnes, barrels, BTUs, gigajoules…this is all confusing as hell.  Even worse, no one ever remembers how much natural gas you need to get the same amount of energy as you would a barrel of oil.

Here’s BP’s guide to converting everything, which can be found in the appendix of its latest Statistical Review of World Energy.

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