Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 0.7% on Friday compared to the previous day to reach 896,589 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Saturday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 20.00 local time with 42,016 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 30,983 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time.
Electricity production reached 903,030 megawatt-hours on Friday marking a 0.6% decrease compared to the previous day.
While Turkey's electricity production from natural gas constituted 31.38% of total electricity consumption on Friday, imported coal plants held a 22.33% share while hydro power plants comprised 21.91%.
On Friday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 7,336 megawatt-hours while imports reached 895 megawatt-hours.
By Firdevs Yuksel