Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 12.3% to 744,625 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 19.00 local time with 36,880 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed.
The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest daily point of 24,803 megawatt-hours at 05.00 local time.
Electricity production totaled 748,000 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, marking a 12.1% increased compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from coal imports totaling 195,560 megawatt-hours. Natural gas and hydroelectric plants followed with 180,457 megawatt-hours and 137,245 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 9,162 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 5,783 megawatt-hours.
By Busranur Begcecanli