Guidelines for Review Report
Total assessment: 40% marks will be awarded for completeness of the study and your
analysis and the neatness and organisation of the report.
Type of task: Individual
Report: Each student should prepare and submit a review report with no more than
8 pages, including references. Please use A4 paper with margins of Top-2.2
cm, Bottom-2.2 cm, Right-2.2 cm, Left-2.2 cm and 1.15 line spacing
option. Please also align text to both left and right margins. All factual
information should be referenced and cited appropriately. References
should be clearly mentioned in the text and a list of references should be
included at the end of the report.
This assessment task is to carry out a literature review pertinent to choose one topic you are
interested from Solar, Wind, Geothermal and Energy storage.
The review report should be a critical summary of the literature relevant to the research topic. In
addition, the key work in the field should be identified and outlined where strengths and
weaknesses within the literature.
- Introduction: Specify the system you choose and explain the basic mechanism. The important
performance parameter that would be used to describe the system.
- Main Content: List the reasons or merits of this system that attract your interests, impact of this
system on human life and environment; Summarize the development of this system in recent years
in a logical way, such as time frame, classification, etc..
- Challenges and perspective: What are the problems that the system currently faces? Do you have
any suggestions to solve these problems? What is the development trend of the system in your
Please also ensure that you use your own words to write the report. Your report will be evaluated
by ‘Turn-it-in’ program, so please avoid any plagiarism