Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 0.44% to 680,136 megawatt-hours on Friday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Saturday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 21.00 local time with 31,672 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 23,339 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time.
Total electricity production reached 676,224 megawatt-hours on Friday with a 1.49% increase compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from hydroelectricity plants at 184,854 megawatt-hours. Imported coal and run-of-river plants followed with 148.695 megawatt-hours and 101,863 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Friday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 4,827 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 8,739 megawatt-hours.
By Gulsen Cagatay