General

This website, www.energyquarter.com (“Website“), is owned and operated by Energy Quarter Limited (“we” or “us“), an Irish company with its registered office at 78 Betaghstown Wood, Bettystown, County Meath.

We respect the privacy of all users of the Website (“you” or “your“) and endeavour to comply at all times with the Irish Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 (“DPA”) when collecting, storing and using your personal information.

We set out in this Privacy Statement the information that we collect about you, the purposes for which we collect such data, various rights you have under data protection law and other steps we may take with a view to protecting your privacy when using the Website.

Please read this Privacy Statement carefully.   Please note that we may update or revise this Privacy Statement from time to time.   Accordingly, you should read this Privacy Statement each time you use this Website.

If you do not agree to this Privacy Statement, then you should not use or access the Website.   Your use of the Website signifies your acceptance of this Privacy Statement (as amended from time to time).

 

Information that we collect and the purpose of such collection

We collect a certain amount of statistical information concerning usage of the Website, for example, logs of the number of visitors to the Website, pages visited by those visitors and so on.   We also keep records of your web address when you access the Website to enhance your experience on return visits to the Website. We do not process or store any payment information.

You may also decide to submit your email address in order to register as a user of the Website or to receive our newsletter.   As part of the registration process, you will need to choose a password [for use in accessing certain functionalities of the Website] You should keep the password secure and not disclose it to anyone.

We would only use the information you provide to us in order to provide you with information about renewable energy and energy efficient products and systems (“Products and Systems”), including information provided to you through our newsletter.   If you are a supplier or installer of Products and Systems who have signed up to the Website, then we may use the email address that you have provided to contact you in relation to placing advertisements on the Website your Products and Services and also to manage your account with us.

We will not use your information for any other purpose other than the purposes set out above and will always use your data in connection with the DPA.

Please note that you can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” button on the Website.

 

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small data files that allow Websites to recognise repeat visitors and are used to facilitate visitor navigation and experience of a Website.   Cookies do this by signing a unique user number to each visitor.   Web Browsers are initially configured to accept cookies, but you are entitled to refuse to accept cookies.   You can do this by adjusting your Browser settings.   Please note however that doing so will limit our ability to provide you with certain website features such as customised information and pay-per-view content.   By accepting cookies you are ensuring that you get the maximum benefit from the Website and the services we offer. In other ways, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

 

Retention and accuracy of data

We will only keep your information for so long as is necessary for the purposes outlined above or as otherwise permitted by the DPA.

We endeavour to keep your information up to date although we are, to a certain extent, reliant upon you to inform us of any changes to it.   Accordingly, if there are any changes in your email address, you should contact us at  info@energyquarter.com

 

Security

We take our security responsibilities seriously, employing appropriate physical, organisational and technical measures for keeping your personal information secure.

 

Disclosure of your information

Please note that we will not disclose your information to any third parties without your permission except to the extent that we are required to disclose your information under law.   Please note that if you are a consumer, we will not disclose your information to those suppliers and installers of Products and Systems who place advertisements on the Website.   If you wish to disclose your information to such persons, we cannot guarantee that they will have safeguards in place to protect your personal information that are equivalent to our safeguards.

We may also disclose your information to third parties in the event of a merger or reorganisation or otherwise in accordance with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.

 

Links to third party sites

You may be able to link to third party websites from the Website, but we cannot guarantee that those third party sites will respect your privacy in the same way we do.

 

Right of access and rectification/erasure

You have a right to access the personal information that we hold about you (for which we may charge a small fee) and to have inaccuracies in your information corrected.

If you wish to exercise either of those rights or have any questions about our privacy practices, please contact us at  info@energyquarter.com

 

Governing Law

This Privacy Statement is governed by the laws of Ireland and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts for all disputes and matters arising under or out of it.