Turkey's daily electricity consumption decreased by 2.05% to 802,724 megawatt-hours on Friday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Saturday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 20.00 local time with 37,841 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed.
The country's electricity usage dropped to its daily lowest point of 28,432 megawatt-hours at 05.00 local time.
Electricity production totaled 804,739 megawatt-hours on Friday, marking a 2.02% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from imported coal plants totaling 206,226 megawatt-hours. Natural gas plants and hydroelectricity plants followed with 164,809 megawatt-hours and 160,294 megawatt-hours, respectively.
Also on Friday, Turkey’s electricity exports amounted to 5,305 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 3,291 megawatt-hours.
By Gulsen Cagatay