Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 3.96% on Tuesday compared to the previous day to reach 922,041 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Wednesday at 10.00 local time.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 12.00 local time, reaching 44,284 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 30,697 megawatt-hours at 05.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 932,184 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, marking a 3.80% increase from Monday.
While Turkey's electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 26.2% of total electricity consumption, imported coal plants comprised 19.7%, while wind power plants held a 14.2% share.
On Tuesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 10,402 megawatt-hours, while imports totaled 589 megawatt-hours.
By Busranur Begcecanli