Daily electricity consumption in Türkiye decreased by 10.8% on Sunday compared to the previous day, totaling 829,136 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Monday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 38,377 megawatt-hours at 10.00 p.m. local time (0700 GMT), data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to the lowest level of 28,513 megawatt-hours at 07.00 a.m. local time (0400 GMT).
Electricity production amounted to 821,165 megawatt-hours on Sunday, marking a decrease of 10.9% compared to Saturday.
Electricity production from wind power plants constituted 22.8% of total generation, while hydroelectricity and imported coal plants contributed 16.9% and 15.2%, respectively.
On Sunday, the country's electricity exports amounted to 7,534 megawatt-hours and imports totaled 15,505 megawatt-hours.
By Ebru Sengul Cevrioglu