Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 15.8% to 754,624 megawatt-hours on Monday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Tuesday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at local time 19.00 with 37,409 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed.
The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest daily point of 24,868 megawatt-hours at local time 05.00.
Electricity production totaled 750,269 megawatt-hours on Monday, marking a 16% increase compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from coal imports totaling 193,895 megawatt-hours. Lignite and hydroelectricity plants followed with 127,960 megawatt-hours and 115,685 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Monday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 6,067 megawatt-hours, while imports reached 10,414 megawatt-hours.
By Ebru Sengul