Daily electricity consumption in Türkiye increased by 0.41% on Friday compared to the previous day, totaling 964,241 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Saturday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 45,957 megawatt-hours at 12.00 p.m. local time (0900 GMT), data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to the lowest level of 31,481 megawatt-hours at 07.00 a.m. local time (0400 GMT).
Electricity production amounted to 956,059 megawatt-hours on Friday, marking an increase of 0.37% compared to Thursday.
Electricity production from imported coal plants constituted 18.9% of total generation, while hydropower and natural gas plants contributed 17.6% and 17.3%, respectively.
On Friday, the country's electricity exports amounted to 5,946 megawatt-hours and imports totaled 14,127 megawatt-hours.
By Firdevs Yuksel