Ormat Technologies Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Ormat Technologies has a total of 344 patents globally, out of which 202 have been granted. Of these 344 patents, more than 44% patents are active. The United States of America is where Ormat Technologies has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Israel and Europe. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also USA is the origin country of Ormat Technologies.

Ormat Technologies was founded in 1965. The Company develops and operates renewable energy projects. The Company offers geothermal, recovered energy and energy management and storage solutions.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Ormat Technologies have?

The Founder Yehuda Bronicki has 0 patent and the CEO Isaac Angel have 0 patent.

How many patents does Ormat Technologies have?

Ormat Technologies has a total of 344 patents globally. These patents belong to 121 unique patent families. Out of 344 patents, 153 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Ormat Technologies File Every Year?

Ormat Technologies 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 GrantOrmat Technologies Applications FiledOrmat Technologies Patents Granted
20234
202231
202127
202069
20191114
2018716
2017516
2016518
2015512
20142611
20132314
20122911

How many Ormat Technologies patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Ormat Technologies Patent Portfolio

 How Many Patents did Ormat Technologies File in Different Countries?

Ormat Technologies Worldwide Patent Filing

 Countries in which Ormat Technologies Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America91
Israel28
Europe22
Germany14
Mexico13
Canada12
Turkey11
New Zealand11
Indonesia11
India11
Australia8
Brazil6
Russia6
Philippines5
China5
Austria5
Spain5
Korea (South)5
Africa4
Portugal4
South Africa3
Japan2
Kenya2
Iceland2
Italy2
Croatia1
Egypt1
Eurasia1

Where are Research Centers of Ormat Technologies Patents Located?

R&D Centers of Ormat Technologies

 10 Best Ormat Technologies Patents

US6571548B1 is the most popular patent in the Ormat Technologies portfolio. It has received 240 citations so far from companies like Carrier Corporation, Utc Power and Caterpillar.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Ormat Technologies:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6571548B1240
US20130245847A1123
US6510695B1106
US7340897B291
US7225621B289
US6832485B280
WO2012145563A176
US6883328B262
US6960839B261
US6694738B260

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Ormat Technologies patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Ormat Technologies invention. They couldn’t because Ormat Technologies had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO referred 50 Ormat Technologies patents in 263 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Ormat Technologies patent portfolio are General Electric, Pyrogenesis and Bitzer.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Ormat Technologies –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Ormat Technologies PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
General Electric1427
Pyrogenesis415
Bitzer46
Siemens410
Cummins38
Nuovo Pignone Technologie34
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries34
Halliburton Energy Services33
Kyocera36
Tas Energy24

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Ormat Technologies Patents

 Top Ormat Technologies Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US8181463B211
US20130245847A17
US6539723B27
US6571548B17
US8438849B26
US20140316973A16
US6510695B16
US6832485B25
US7493763B25
US8655498B24
US8061139B24
US9212544B24
US7225621B24
US6539718B24
US6981378B23

What Percentage of Ormat Technologies US Patent Applications were Granted?

Ormat Technologies (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 79 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 73 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 93.59%.

Below are the key stats of Ormat Technologies patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Ormat Technologies?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Nath Goldberg & Meyer4588.89%
Oblon Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt23100.00%
Donald M Sandler9100.00%
Fenwick & West10%
Nath & Associates1100.00%

hat are Ormat Technologies key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Ormat Technologies?

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

R&D Focus: How has Ormat Technologies search focus changed over the years?

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