Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 0.87% to 678,790 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 20.00 local time with 31,718 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 22,977 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time.
Total electricity production reached 674,890 megawatt-hours on Wednesday with a 0.71% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from hydroelectricity plants at 185,660 megawatt-hours. Run-of-river and imported coal plants followed with 132,197 megawatt-hours and 131,720 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 2,917 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 6,817 megawatt-hours.
By Ebru Sengul Cevrioglu