The country’s power consumption reached 22.62 billion kilowatt-hours in last month.
Local coal plants contributed 16.5 percent to electricity generation, wind plants constituted 7.6 percent and the remaining 4.6 percent of electricity production was generated from geothermal, fuel oil and biogas plants.
Turkey’s electricity imports from neighboring countries decreased by 6.8 percent and reached 175.96 million kilowatt-hours compared to 188.81 million kilowatt-hours in February 2018.
In addition, the country’s electricity exports to neighboring countries increased by 55.74 percent to 321.81 million kilowatt-hours of electricity from 206.63 million kilowatt-hours in February 2018.
Turkey’s total installed power capacity reached 88.55 gigawatts by the end of 2018, according to official figures.