Pacific Gas and Electric Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Pacific Gas and Electric has a total of 37 patents globally, out of which 10 have been granted. Of these 37 patents, more than 51% patents are active. The United States of America is where Pacific Gas and Electric has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by India and Australia. Parallelly, the United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Pacific Gas and Electric.

Pacific Gas and Electric was founded in the year 1905 by George H. Roe. The company, doing business as PG&E, provides utility services. The Company generates, transmits, and distributes electricity and natural gas to residential and commercial users. PG&E serves customers in the United States. As of December 2022, the market cap of Pacific Gas and Electric is $ 33.85 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founder and CEO of Pacific Gas and Electric have?

The founder George H. Roe has 0 patent and CEO Patricia K. Poppe has 0 patent.

How many patents does Pacific Gas and Electric have?

Pacific Gas and Electric has a total of 37 patents globally. These patents belong to 20 unique patent families. Out of 37 patents, 19 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Pacific Gas and Electric File Every Year?

Pacific Gas and Electric Patents 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 GrantPacific Gas and Electric Applications FiledPacific Gas and Electric Patents Granted
202222
202112
202073
201971
201841
20174
201611
20143
20133
20111

How many Pacific Gas and Electric patents are Alive/Dead?

Pacific Gas and Electric Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Pacific Gas and Electric File in Different Countries?

Pacific Gas and Electric Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Pacific Gas and Electric Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America24
India2
Australia1
Taiwan1

 Where are the Research Centres of Pacific Gas and Electric Patents Located?

The Research Centre for all the Pacific Gas and Electric patents is the United States of America.

10 Best Pacific Gas and Electric Patents

US20120232915A1 is the most popular patent in the Pacific Gas and Electric portfolio. It has received 65 citations so far from companies like Honeywell, General Electric, and IBM.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Pacific Gas and Electric:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20120232915A165
US20130253979A131
US20040091076A129
US20190101411A120
US20140129272A117
US20140278703A116
TW200414229A4
US9310022B23
US20200280771A12
US10877083B21

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Pacific Gas and Electric patents?

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

Examiners at the USPTO referred 11 Pacific Gas and Electric patents in 30 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Pacific Gas and Electric patent portfolio are Abb Schweiz, Baker Hughes and the Board of Regents.

List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Pacific Gas and Electric –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Pacific Gas and Electric PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Abb Schweiz11
Baker Hughes11
Board Of Regents16
Doosan Heavy Industries11
Duke Energy11
Energoflow11
Florida Power And Light11
Foresight Energy12
Gas Technology Institute11
IBM14

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Pacific Gas and Electric Patents

Top Pacific Gas and Electric Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20120232915A15
US20140129272A13
US10514273B22
US20130253979A12
US10557720B21
US20200242188A11
US20190101411A11
US10147338B21
US9310022B21
US10658798B21
US20140278703A11

List of Pacific Gas and Electric Patents

Pacific Gas and Electric PatentsTitle
US11454659B2Multi-Purpose (Multi-Dwelling) Electric Metering System And Method
US11391766B2Wire Down Detection System And Method
US11210818B2Resource Mapping Server And System
US11193792B2Smart Energy And Data/Information Metering System And Method
US10877083B2Wire Down Detection System And Method
US10658798B2Smart Energy Metering System And Method
US10557720B2Unauthorized Electrical Grid Connection Detection And Characterization System And Method
US10514273B2Smart Energy And Data/Information Metering System And Method
US10147338B2Hazardous Gas Monitoring Training System And Method
US9310022B2Portable Tanking System And Method
US20220261727A1Location And Marking System And Server
US20220255342A1Backup Power Transfer Meter
US20220244075A1Multiple Input Dc Meter
US20210203151A1System, Server And Method For Monitoring Utility Systems
US20210034027A1Electric Power Grid Inspection And Management System
US20210019679A1Location And Marking System And Server
US20200280771A1Smart Energy Metering System And Method
US20200242188A1System And Server For Parallel Processing Mixed Integer Programs For Load Management
US20190101411A1Resource Meter System And Method
US20140278703A1Enterprise Resource Management System And Method
US20140129272A1System And Method For Managing Service Restoration In A Utility Network
US20130253979A1Objectively Managing Risk
US20120232915A1System And Method For Monitoring A Utility Meter Network
US20040091076A1Method And System For Non-destructive Inspection Of Components
WO2021138410A1System, Server And Method For Monitoring Utility Systems
WO2019226818A4Resource Mapping Server And System
WO2019143630A1Multi-Purpose (Multi-Dwelling) Electric Metering System And Method
WO2019067638A1Resource Meter System And Method
WO2018071907A3Smart Energy Metering System And Method
WO2018071904A1Smart Energy And Data/Information Metering System And Method
WO2014145121A1Enterprise Resource Management System And Method
WO2013192247A1System And Method For Calculating And Reporting Maximum Allowable Operating Pressure
WO2004044611A3Method And System For Non-destructive Inspection Of Components
IN201917014726ASmart Energy Metering System And Method
IN201917014724ASmart Energy And Data/Information Metering System And Method
TW200414229AMethod And System For Non-destructive Inspection Of Components
AU2003287598A8Method And System For Non-destructive Inspection Of Components

What are Pacific Gas and Electric key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Pacific Gas and Electric?

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

R&D Focus: How has Pacific Gas and Electric search focus changed over the years?

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