Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 6.5% to 790,937 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Wednesday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 12.00 local time with 38,089 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest point of 27,298 megawatt-hours at 05.00.
Total electricity production reached 790,937 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, with a 6.5% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from imported coal plants with 176,292 megawatt-hours.
Natural gas and lignite plants followed with 162,010 megawatt-hours and 140,386 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Tuesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 6,108 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 12,528 megawatt-hours.
By Gulsen Cagatay