Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 8.51% on Sunday compared to the previous day to reach 761,979 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Monday at 10.00 local time.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 19.00 local time, reaching 36,125 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 27,806 megawatt-hours at 09.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 765,951 megawatt-hours on Sunday, marking a 13.39% decrease from Friday.
While Turkey's electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 27.1% of total electricity consumption, imported coal held a 22.1% share while lignite plants comprised 15.1%.
On Sunday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 1,417 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 5,333 megawatt-hours.
By Sibel Morrow