Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 6.3% to 835,787 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 22.00 local time with 39,086 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 29,191 megawatt-hours at local time 07.00.
Electricity production totaled 841,995 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, marking a 5.6% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from natural gas plants at 204,549 megawatt-hours. Imported coal and hydroelectricity plants followed with 179,744 megawatt-hours and 169,920 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 7,004 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 796 megawatt-hours.
By Ebru Sengul Cevrioglu