The volume correction factor is used to consider the temperature, pressure and atmospheric conditions at a property. This factor is typically 1.02264 unless your property has unusual atmospheric conditions.
How to convert gas usage to kWh
- Take a meter reading
- Subtract the new meter reading from the previous read to work out the volume of gas used
- Multiply by the volume correction factor (1.02264)
- Multiply by calorific value (40.2)
- Divide by kWh conversion factor (3.6)