Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 11.2% on Sunday compared to the previous day to reach 715,943 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Monday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 19.00 local time, reaching 35,476 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 26,718 megawatt-hours at 09.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 727,489 megawatt-hours on Sunday, marking an 11.2% decrease compared to the previous day.
While Turkey's electricity production from natural gas constituted 30.13% of total electricity consumption, imported coal plants held a 24.90% share while lignite plants comprised 15.35%.
On Sunday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 12,949 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 1,403 megawatt-hours.
By Murat Temizer