# Horsepower to kilowatts (hp to kw) Converter

Horsepower and kilowatt are two different units of measuring power. Watts is the SI unit of power. It is a well-defined and normally used unit. This is a simple tool to instantaneously convert kilowatt into horsepower.

## HP to kW converter

 Enter HP Mechanical hp Electrical hp Metric hp HP to kW

## How to convert horsepower to kilowatts?

### Mechanic / Hydraulic horsepower to kilowatts

One mechanic or hydraulic horsepower is equal to 0.745699872 kilowatts:
1 hp(I) = 745.699872 W = 0.745699872 kW
Therefore,
P(kW) = 0.745699872 ⋅ P(hp)

### Electrical horsepower to kilowatts

One electrical horsepower is equal to 0.746 kilowatts:
1 hp(E) = 746 W = 0.746 kW
Therefore,
P(kW) = 0.746 ⋅ P(hp)

### Metric horsepower to kilowatts

One metric horsepower is equal to 0.73549875 kilowatts:
1 hp(M) = 735.49875 W = 0.73549875 kW
Therefore,
P(kW) = 0.73549875 ⋅ P(hp)

## Horsepower to kilowatts conversion table

The following are few standard HP to kW conversions