The following policy applies to SolarThermalMagazine.com website and any other site owned and/or operated by or on behalf of Energy Think Group LLC and governs data collection and usage. By using the SolarThermalMagazine.com website you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Energy Think Group LLC is committed to protecting the privacy and security of its online visitors.
Like most website operators,Energy Think Group collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Energy Think Group’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how it’s visitors use its websites. From time to time, Energy Think Group may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its websites.
Energy Think Group also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on it’s websites. Energy Think Group only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Energy Think Group LLC (Energy Think) websites choose to interact with Energy Think in ways that require Energy Think to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Energy Think gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a newsletter to provide an email address. Those who engage in transactions withÂ Energy Think are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Energy Think collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Energy Think. Energy Think does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Energy Think may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. However,Energy Think does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Energy Think discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Energy Think’s behalf or to provide services available at Energy Think’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Energy Think’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.Energy Think will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Energy Think discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Energy Think believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Energy Think,third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of an Energy Think website and have supplied your email address,Energy Think may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Energy Think and our products. We expect to keep this type of email to a minimum.Energy Think takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Energy Think, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Energy Think goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquiror of Energy Think may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy