# Convert 1000 mgw to kw

So you want to convert 1000 megawatts into kilowatts? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 1000000 kilowatts.

## How to convert megawatts to kilowatts

We all use different units of measurement every day. Whether you're in a foreign country and need to convert the local imperial units to metric, or you're baking a cake and need to convert to a unit you are more familiar with.

Luckily, converting most units is very, very simple. In this case, all you need to know is that 1 mgw is equal to 1000 kw.

Once you know what 1 mgw is in kilowatts, you can simply multiply 1000 by the total megawatts you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 1000 megawatts. So all we do is multiply 1000 by 1000:

1000 x 1000 = 1000000

## What is the best conversion unit for 1000 mgw?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 1000 mgw.

What is the "best" unit of measurement? To keep it simple, let's say that the best unit of measure is the one that is the lowest possible without going below 1. The reason for this is that the lowest number generally makes it easier to understand the measurement.

For 1000 mgw the best unit of measurement is gigawatts, and the amount is 1 gw.