Electricity production from hydro sources reached 58,450 GWh in 2017 in Turkey, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 13.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, electricity production from hydro sources in Turkey reached an all time high of 67,231 GWh in 2016 and an all time low of 1,002 GWh in 1960. When compared to Turkey's main peers, electricity production from hydro sources in Bulgaria amounted to 2,997 GWh, 4,029 GWh in Greece, 2,176 GWh in Iraq and 16,386 GWh in Iran in 2017.
Turkey has been ranked 14th within the group of 71 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from hydro sources, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity.