Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the website visited. They are stored on computer hard disk, thus allowing the website to recognize users and store certain information about them, to enable or improve the service offered.
There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to navigate the Site, others have different purposes such as ensuring internal security, system administration tasks, perform statistical analysis, to understand what are the sections of the Website that matter most to users or offer a personalized visit of the Site.
The Site uses technical cookies and not profiling. The foregoing relates to both the user's computer and to any other device that he can use to connect to the Website.
Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide the service.
They are not used for other purposes and are usually installed by the owner or operator of the website.
Can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate for access to restricted areas); analytics cookies, similar to cookies where engineers used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate, the number of users and how they visit the site; functional cookies, that allow the user browsing function of a set of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to the same.
Disabling cookies may limit your ability to use the Site and prevent to benefit in full of features and services on the Site. To decide what you accept or reject, it is shown below a description of cookies used on the Site.
Type of cookies used
First Party cookies:
The first party cookies (ie cookies that belong to the publisher's site that created them) are set by the website visited by the user, whose address appears in the URL window. The use of these cookies allows us to run the site efficiently and to track patterns of behavior of visitors.
The third-party cookies are set by a domain different from that the user visits. If a user visits a site and a different company sends the information using that site, you are in the presence of third party cookies.
Persistent cookies are stored on the user device between the sessions of the browser, allowing to remember your preferences or user actions in a site. They can be used for different purposes, for example to remember the preferences and choices when using the site.
These cookies are necessary for the operations of the Site. Without the use of such cookies some parts of the site will not function. They include, for example, cookies that enable access to protected areas of the site. These cookies do not collect information for marketing purposes and can not be disabled.
These cookies are used to recognize a user who returns to the site. They allow you to customize the content and remember your preferences (for example, the selected language or region). These cookies do not collect information that can identify you. All information gathered is anonymous.
Cookies sharing on social networks:
These cookies facilitate the sharing of site content through social networks like Facebook and Twitter. To view the respective privacy policies and cookies you can visit the websites of social networks. In the case of Facebook and Twitter, you can visit https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies and https://twitter.com/privacy.
Specifically, the following is a list of the main cookies used on the website and their descriptions and functions, including the time duration.
|1) Type of Cookie||First part - functional|
|Finality||Recover the user's settings (save the user's session and remember certain settings such as accessibility settings)|
|2) Type of Cookie
||First part - functional|
|Duration||Store the user's location and remember language settings (anonymous)|
|3) Type of Cookie
||First part - functional|
|Duration||Customize the page content depending on the device used by the user, of his choices and settings (anonymous)|
How to change the settings on cookies
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but the user can usually change your settings to disable this function. You can block all kinds of cookies, or agree to receive only some and disable the other. The "Options" or "Preferences" menu of the browser allows you to avoid receiving cookies and other tracking technologies user, and how to get notification from the browser of the activation of these technologies. Alternatively, you can also refer to the "Help" toolbar present in most browsers.
You can also select the browser you use from the list below and follow the instructions: - Internet Explorer; - Chrome; - Safari; - Firefox; - Opera. From mobile device: - Android; - Safari; - Windows Phone; - Blackberry.
To learn more about cookies and to manage preferences about cookies (first and/or third party) users are invited to visit the platform www.youronlinechoices.com. But please note that disabling navigation or functional cookies can cause malfunction of the Site and/or limit the service offered by Euro Elettrica.