Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 0.02% to 712,490 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 21.00 local time with 33,298 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 24,186 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time.
Total electricity production reached 705,240 megawatt-hours on Tuesday with an 0.03% decrease compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from imported coal plants at 162,062 megawatt-hours. Natural gas plants and hydroelectricity plants followed 156,559 megawatt-hours and 124,677 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 936 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 8,186 megawatt-hours.
By Gulsen Cagatay