Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased on Tuesday by 1.6% compared to the previous day to 931,810 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 16.00 local time with 42,764 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 31,804 megawatt-hours at local time 07.00.
Electricity production totaled 935,074 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, marking a 1.3% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from natural gas plants at 238,091 megawatt-hours. Imported coal plants and hydroelectricity followed with 206,479 megawatt-hours and 199,716 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 7,050 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 3,787 megawatt-hours.
By Nuran Erkul Kaya