Mischa Bechberger, Dipl.-Pol., born 1974, since 2004 working on his PhD project on “Possibilities and limits of the promotion of renewable energies in the European Union an its Accession States in comparison: Spain and the Czech Republic”, supervised by PD Dr. Lutz Mez. From December 2006 to February 2007 he was associate research fellow within the EU-project REALISE-Forum. Furthermore since the beginning of 2006 he is affiliated consultant of DN Consulting s.r.l. within the EU-project CONCERTO Plus (support of the European Commission in the promotion of the CONCERTO initiative). Besides, he was co-author of the handbooks of PD Dr. Danyel Reiche on renewable energies in the EU and its accession states. Together with Danyel Reiche he also edited a miscellany on an ecological transformation of the energy industry.