The annual gross electricity consumption in 2022 decreased by 0.5% to 331.1 TWh, compared to the previous year. Electricity generation reached 328.3 TWh, decreasing by 1.9%. 

According to the results of the Türkiye National Energy Plan, electricity consumption is expected to be 380.2 TWh in 2025, 455.3 TWh in 2030, 510.5 TWh in 2035.

The shares of resources in electricity generation in 2022 were as follows: Coal: 34.6%, Natural gas: 22.9%, Hydropower: 20.3%, Wind: 10.6%, Solar: 5.1% from Geothermal: 3.4%, Other Sources: 3%.

By the end of August 2023, the installed capacity of Türkiye has reached 105,417 MW. 


As of the end of August 2023, the distribution of installed capacity by resources is as follows: 30% hydraulic, 24.1% natural gas, 20.7% coal, 11% wind, 10.1% solar, 1.6% geothermal and 2.6% other sources.


Additionally, as of the end of August 2023, number of electricity generation plants in our country has reached 12,426 (including unlicenced plants). The distribution of power plants by resources is as follows: 752 hydraulic, 68 coal, 363 wind, 63 geothermal, 344 natural gas, 10,344 solar and 492 other power plants.

Date of Update: 18 September 2023

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