ENGIE Patents – Key Insights and Stats

ENGIE has a total of 879 patents globally, out of which 457 have been granted. Of these 879 patents, more than 40% patents are active. Europe is where ENGIE has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and Germany, it has generated an annual revenue of $3.64 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, France seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of ENGIE.

ENGIE was founded in the year 1850. Company is doing business in energy transition, electricity generation and distribution, natural gas, nuclear, renewable energy and petroleum. As of February 2022, ENGIE has a market cap of $38.92 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of ENGIE which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find ENGIE’s patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over ENGIE’s patent portfolio.

How many patents does the CEO of ENGIE have?

The CEO, Catherine MacGregor has 0 patents.

How many patents does ENGIE have?

ENGIE has a total of 879 patents globally. These patents belong to 345 unique patent families. Out of 879 patents, 358 patents are active.

How many ENGIE patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

ENGIE Worldwide Legal Trends

Patent Families

ENGIE patent portfolio

How Many Patents did ENGIE File Every Year?

ENGIE Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantENGIE Applications FiledENGIE Patents Granted
20112112
20125314
2013188
20145510
20154728
20165018
20177226
20184727
20193037
20202325
2021129
20224

How Many Patents did ENGIE File in Different Countries?

ENGIE Worldwide Filing in Top 10 Countries

Countries in which ENGIE Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Europe115
United States Of America111
Germany59
France56
Austria35
Spain32
Canada32
Sweden25
Denmark24
Japan23
Australia22
Portugal20
Brazil20
India20
China19
Saudi Arabia15
Mexico14
Poland11
Czech Republic11
Hungary10
Algeria8
United Kingdom8
Lithuania8
Malaysia8
Israel8
Indonesia7
South Africa6
Slovakia6
Bulgaria6
Singapore5
Norway5
Korea (South)4
Netherlands4
Italy4
Russia4
Philippines4
Tunisia3
Belgium3
Africa2
Argentina2
Turkey2
Greece2
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)2
Uruguay2
Vietnam2
Egypt1
Chile1
Peru1
Cuba1
Colombia1
Slovenia1
Cyprus1
Morocco1
New Zealand1
Finland1
Brunei1
Costa Rica1
Ecuador1

Where are Research Centers of ENGIE Patents Located?

ENGIE R&D Centers

10 Best ENGIE Patents

US20120303397A1 is the most popular patent in the ENGIE portfolio. It has received 223 citations so far from companies like Honda Motor, General Electric, and Elwha.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of ENGIE:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20120303397A1223
US20130020993A1164
US20120013300A1118
US7149727B1111
US8643329B299
US20130030590A185
US6714867B285
US20120303259A149
US8371076B245
US8963481B239

Which Companies are using ENGIE Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the ENGIE patent portfolio are Google, Ford Global Technologies, and Siemens.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Google7
Ford Global Technologies5
Siemens4
Nantenergy4
Gm Global Technology Operations4
Solaredge Technologies3
Enel X North America3
Honda Motor3
Mitsubishi2
NEC2

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on ENGIE Patents

ENGIE patent portfolio

Top ENGIE Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20120303397A129
US20130020993A119
US20130030590A111
US20160018835A110
US8963481B29
US9893526B28
US10555027B27
US8922063B27
US8371076B26
US9431827B26
US8982130B26
US9007020B25
US10140670B25
US7149727B14
US9235825B24

What Percentage of ENGIE US Patent Applications were Granted?

ENGIE (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 102 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 75 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 82.42%.

Below are the key stats of ENGIE patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for ENGIE?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationSuccess Rate
Dorsey & Whitney Slc2591.67%
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Llp1952.63%
Lee & Hayes P C988.89%
Patshegen Ip8100.00%
Docket Clerk780.00%
Harness Dickey Troy4100.00%
Preti Flaherty Beliveau & Pachios Llp3100.00%
Wells St John P S3100.00%
Holland & Hart20.00%
Leydig Voit & Mayer Ltd2100.00%

“ENGIE aims to transform the physical world of energy through digital technology, by providing our clients with the best digital tools to access our energy services and support them in making their own digital transformation a success.”

ENGIE is at the start of a new industrial revolution that will broaden the scope of digitalization’s impact on our daily lives. The borders between the physical and digital worlds are dissolving because to new technologies like blockchain and the Internet of Things. ENGIE wants to use these technologies to integrate the physical and digital worlds of energy, thereby boosting the quality of the energy services they provide to its customers.

ENGIE has prioritised digital innovation in its strategy, and the company now offers a growing range of e-services, including digital platforms, API solutions, web applications, and blockchain services / Blockchain Energy Bridge, that provide maximum customization, transparency, convenience, and reliability. These e-services allow you to optimise your energy portfolio and get the most out of your investments.

ENGIE aspires to be a pioneer in the energy transition. It not only provides green energy to its customers, but it also develops cutting-edge technology solutions to aid them in their energy transformation.

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What are ENGIE key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by ENGIE?

The chart below distributes patents filed by ENGIE in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where ENGIE thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How ENGIE search focus changed over the years?

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Interested in knowing about the areas of innovation that are being protected by ENGIE?

Updated on February 16, 2022

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