Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 3.8% on Tuesday compared to the previous day, reaching 879,183 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of the Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Wednesday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 15.00 local time at 41,625 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 29,199 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 883,479 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, marking a 3.9% increase from Monday.
Turkey's electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 30.4% of total electricity consumption, lignite plants comprised 14%, while imported coal power plants held a 13.7% share.
On Tuesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 11,331 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 7,472 megawatt-hours.
By Nuran Erkul Kaya