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05 June 2015 |Bonn, Germany
This side-event held on 5 June 2015 during the Climate Change Conference in Bonn, addressed the relevance of international standards and patents as useful policy making instruments to foster innovation and dissemination of low-carbon technologies for energy supply. The event counted with the participation of experts in this field from the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the European Patent Office (EPO). The session was moderated by the Chair of the Technology Executive Committee of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
The event also featured a preview of IRENA’s interactive web-application on International Standards and Patents in Renewable Energy – INSPIRE. This innovative tool:
To try INSPIRE, please click here.