International Standards and Patents in Renewable Energy (INSPIRE)

INSPIRE offers information to the users on what are and how to use patents and standards for the deployment of RET and facilitates a dialogue between the different stakeholders on these topics.


A standard is a repeatable, harmonised, agreed and documented way of doing something. Standards contain technical specifications or other precise criteria designed to be used consistently as a rule, guideline, or definition. Learn More


Since 2012, IRENA has been looking into Intellectual Property Righ ts (IPR) protection and utilisation, in particular patents, as one of the relevant instruments to support technological innovation. Learn More


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