# Convert 476 gw to w

In this article I will show you how to convert 476 gigawatts into watts. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 476 gw to w. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Gigawatts to Watts

A gigawatt is greater than a watt. I know that a gw is greater than a w because of something called conversion factors.

Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 476 gigawatts into watts, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for gw to w is:

1 gw = 1000000000 w

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 476 gw to w by multiplying `1000000000` by the number of gigawatts we have, which is 476.

476 x 1000000000 = 476000000000 w

So, the answer to the question "what is 476 gigawatts in watts?" is 476000000000 w.

## Gigawatts to Watts Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for gw to w:

Gigawatts (gw) Watts (w)
0.0110000000
0.1100000000
11000000000
22000000000
33000000000
55000000000
1010000000000
2020000000000
5050000000000
100100000000000
10001000000000000

## Best Conversion Unit for 476 gw

Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.

I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 476 gw.

To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.

The best unit of measurement I have found for 476 gw is gigawatts and the amount is 476 gw.