Turkey's daily electricity consumption increased by 4.7% on Tuesday compared to the previous day to reach 931,794 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 45,963 megawatt-hours, data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to its lowest level of 30,423 megawatt-hours at 05.00 local time.
Electricity production amounted to 938,350 megawatt-hours on Tuesday, marking a 5% increase from Monday.
While Turkey's electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 26.2% of total electricity consumption, imported coal plants comprised 21.7%, while wind plants held a 14.5% share.
On Tuesday, Turkey's electricity exports amounted to 9,187 megawatt-hours, while imports total 2,690 megawatt-hours.
By Firdevs Yuksel