Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 2.8% to 674,900 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Wednesday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 20.00 local time with 32,066 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 22,806 megawatt-hours at 08.00 local time.
Total electricity production reached 668,520 megawatt-hours on Tuesday with a 2% increase compared to the previous day.
The majority of the output came from hydroelectricity plants at 195,577 megawatt-hours. Imported coal and run-of-river plants followed with 138,966 megawatt-hours and 94,493 megawatt-hours, respectively.
On Tuesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 3,486 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 9,866 megawatt-hours.
By Firdevs Yuksel