Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 3.17% on Tuesday compared to the previous day, reaching 915,056 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of the Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Wednesday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 43,950 megawatt-hours at 15.00 local time, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 30,211 megawatt-hours at 06.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 920,831 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, marking a 3.13% increase from Monday.
Turkey's electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 40.8% of total electricity consumption, imported coal plants comprised 14.7%, while hydroelectricity power plants held a 13.9% share.
On Tuesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 11,810 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 6,287 megawatt-hours.
By Busranur Begcecanli