Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 0.54% on Wednesday compared to the previous day to reach 908,449 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of the Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday at 10.00 local time.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 12.00 local time, reaching 43,806 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 30,461 megawatt-hours at 05.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 922,419 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, marking a 0.58% increase from Tuesday.
Turkey's electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 23.7% of total electricity consumption, wind power plants comprised 16.7%, while imported coal power plants held a 14.8% share.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 14,215 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 420 megawatt-hours.
By Busranur Begcecanli