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Licence Types

ecoinvent distinguishes between licences used for commerical purposes and educational purposes.

Commercial Licence

 

A commercial licence (single- or multi-user) can be used on one workstation for any type of research and is not restricted to unsubsidised, academic or educational LCA projects, as the educational licence is.

 

Commercial Single-User

The first commercial licence an organisation purchases is priced at EUR 3,800 and called commercial single-user licence.

 

Commercial Subsequent licence

Every subsequent ecoinvent licence an organisation purchases is priced at only EUR 1,900* and called commercial mult-user licence.

 

*Please note: prices for the rebate for subsequent licences are set to increase as of 1 January 2018 learn more

 

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Educational Licence

 

Universities and high schools have the possibility to purchase an „educational licence”, which

 

  • is limited to educational purposes only (no research on behalf of / funded by the private sector)

 

  • is valid for one professorship at one university location (university sites in different countries are considered separate locations)

 

  • may be used by an unlimited number of students under this professorship (at the same time)

 

  • is priced at EUR 3,800 including the first year of maintenance

 

  • is free for universities and high schools in non-OECD countries

 

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