Daily electricity consumption in Turkiye increased by 0.09% on Wednesday compared to the previous day, totaling 887,288 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Thursday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 42,669 megawatt-hours at 12.00 local time (0900 GMT), data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to the lowest level of 26,477 megawatt-hours at 24.00 local time (2100 GMT).
Electricity production amounted to 884,306 megawatt-hours on Wednesday marking a decrease of 0.57% compared to Tuesday.
Electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 23.6% of total generation, while hydropower and lignite plants contributed 21.3% and 14.9%, respectively.
On Wednesday, the country's electricity exports amounted to 14,823 megawatt-hours and imports totaled 17,805 megawatt-hours.
By Firdevs Yuksel