Director, RENAC

Berthold is the director and founder of Renewables Academy (RENAC), based in Berlin, and has long-standing experience in training, technology transfer and market development for renewable energy technologies, energy efficiency and climate protection. His capacity development career started in 1998 when Germany launched the first bigger PV-support program with trainings of 150 Berlin SMEs in solar thermal and photovoltaic applications. Since January 2008 Berthold is managing RENAC, a company specialized on providing capacity building through trainings and capacity development worldwide to support the market development of renewable energies and energy efficiency.