Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 5.87% to 735,09 megawatt-hours on Saturday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Sunday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 20.00 local time with 34,490 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed.
The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest daily point of 26,601 megawatt-hours at 05.00 local time.
Electricity production totaled 740,548 megawatt-hours on Saturday, marking a 5.75% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from imported coal plants totaling 184, megawatt-hours. Natural gas and lignite followed with 167,603 megawatt-hours and 132,823 megawatt-hours, respectively.
Also on Saturday, Turkey’s electricity exports amounted to 10,171 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 4,719 megawatt-hours.
By Murat Temizer