Daily electricity consumption in Turkiye increased by 15.2% on Monday compared to the previous day, totaling 830,520 megawatt-hours, according to official figures of Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIAS) on Tuesday.
Hourly power consumption peaked at 39,184 megawatt-hours at 12.00 local time (0900 GMT), data from TEIAS showed. The country's electricity usage dropped to the lowest level of 27,150 megawatt-hours at 07.00 local time (0400 GMT).
Electricity production amounted to 831,072 megawatt-hours on Monday, marking an increase of 15.54% compared to Sunday.
Electricity production from natural gas plants constituted 20.5% of total electricity consumption, while lignite and run-of-the-river plants contributed 16.4% and 15%, respectively.
On Monday, the country's electricity exports amounted to 12,360 megawatt-hours and imports totaled 11,808 megawatt-hours.
By Murat Temizer