Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

SMART HYDRO POWER’S PRIVACY NOTICE

By accessing this site, certain information about the User, such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, navigation through the Site, the software used and the time spent, along with other similar information, will be stored on the Smart Hydro Power’s servers. These will not specifically identify the User. The information will be used internally only for website traffic analysis. If the User provides unique identifying information, such as name, address and other information on forms stored on this Site, such information will be used only for statistical purposes and will not be published for general access. Smart Hydro Power (SHP), however, assumes no responsibility for the security of this information.

Newsletter

If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletter, we ask for contact information such as name and email address. SHP may ask for additional information, such as content preferences. This information is used to contact the user/subscriber about the news for which they have expressed an interest.

Google Remarketing and Right to Opt-out

Smart Hydro Power GmbH uses Google as a third-party service provider to display advertisements (banners or videos) on our behalf across the Internet. Google may collect information about your visits to our website and your interactions on our website, as well as your visits to other websites. Such information does not include your name, address, e-mail address but may contain browser-related information. The information is collected through the use of cookies and other related technologies.

You can find more information about Google’s re-marketing practices here. If you want to prevent Google from setting cookies and collecting data for behavioral advertising, you may deactivate this setting by visiting this page. Please note that Google is storing data on the servers in the USA. Google participates in the US – EU Safe Harbor framework to provide an adequate level of protection of Personal Information processed in the USA.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will normally be transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, and you are located within an EU member state or another contracting state of the Treaty on the European Economic Area, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand. In exceptional cases only, your full address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing the website operator with other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. The IP address transmitted from your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. A further way of preventing web usage data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie from being transmitted to Google and processed there is to download and install this Browser Plugin.

Links

The SHP website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.