Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 1.3% to 693,782 megawatt-hours on Wednesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 20.00 local time with 32,672 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 23,619 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time.
Total electricity production reached 694,291 megawatt-hours on Wednesday with a 1.2% increase compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from hydroelectricity plants at 204,797 megawatt-hours. Run-of-river and imported coal plants followed with 126,171 megawatt-hours and 121,301 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Wednesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 6,894 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 6,385 megawatt-hours.
By Firdevs Yuksel