REN21 Renewables 2016 Global Status Report – Peer Review Round II – DEADLINE 10 April


We are happy to announce that the Round II Review draft of the GSR 2016 is ready for your expert input. We invite your comments on the draft, which can be accessed on REN21+ at

The attached instructions explain how to create a user profile on REN21+, if you do not already have one, and how to use the peer review tool to access the draft and submit comments. Please feel free to focus on the sections most closely aligned with your specific knowledge and expertise.

This review draft includes the following:
Global Overview (including power, heating & cooling, and transport sectors)
Market & Industry Trends (including Bioenergy, Geothermal, Hydropower, Ocean Energy, Solar PV, Solar Thermal, CSP, and Wind Power)
Jobs in Renewable Energy
Renewable Power Technology Cost Trends
Table: Status of Renewable Technologies: Characteristics & Costs
List of persons to be acknowledged in GSR 2016 (Note: It is likely that not all those who contributed data or participated in the review process are currently present in this list. Please help us to fill in the gaps wherever you notice someone missing, as we want to ensure that everyone is properly acknowledged.)
You have only ten days to provide input. This review process will close on Sunday, 10 April at 23:00 Paris time. No comments will be accepted after that time.

Please feel free to contact us at should you have any questions or require any assistance, or if you experience any problems with the peer review tool.

Thank you in advance for your valuable contributions, which are critical to the production of a balanced, comprehensive, and high quality report. You are also welcome to distribute this invitation to your network!

Thanks and Best Regards,
The GSR Team

GSR Team