Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 9.1% to 790,908 megawatt-hours on Sunday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Monday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 22.00 local time with 37,905 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 28,587 megawatt-hours at local time 07.00.
Electricity production totaled 784,236 megawatt-hours on Sunday, marking a 9.3% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from natural gas plants at 196,804 megawatt-hours. Imported coal and hydroelectricity plants followed with 193,492 megawatt-hours and 164,175 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Sunday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 2,328 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 9,000 megawatt-hours.
By Nuran Erkul Kaya