REN 21 - Global Status Report 2018
This year’s report continues REN21’s long-standing tradition of providing the most up-to-date data and informative infographics to detail renewable energy’s contribution to the energy transition.
The year 2017 was another record-breaking one for renewable energy, characterized by the largest ever increase in renewable power capacity, falling costs, increases in investment and advances in enabling technologies.
Despite these positive developments, much more work is needed to achieve the goals established in the Paris Agreement to keep global temperature rise well below 2 degrees Celsius. So how can we continue the momentum of the energy transition with renewables?