1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small data files that are received on a computer from the visited website, and are used to record certain browsing activity on a website, storing data that may be updated and recovered. These files are stored on users’ computers and contain anonymous data that are not harmful to their devices. They are used to record user preferences, such as the selected language, access data or personalisation of the website.
Cookies are also used to record anonymous information about how visitors use a site. For example, from which website they have accessed it, or whether they have used an advertising banner to enter.
Our sites may also have links from social media (such as Facebook or Twitter). COX ENERGY SOLAR SA. does not monitor the cookies used by these external websites. For more information about social media cookies or of other external websites, we recommend that you consult their individual cookie policies.
• Google ANALYTICS cookies: Google ANALYTICS is a free service that Google Inc. offers and that collects information about websites visited, at what time, using which Internet browser, etc. This information is then sent to Google Inc. servers in the United States.
• Add-this cookies: Add-this is a free service that enables you to share pages from this website through various means (email, social media, etc.). Add-this collects statistical information about your browsing activity in order to provide advertising that is adapted to meet your browsing habits on this website or any other site.
3. WHAT DO WE USE THE VARIOUS TYPES OF COOKIE FOR?
By their purpose:
• Technical cookies: Technical cookies are essential and strictly required for the correct functioning of a website and the use of the various options and services that it offers. For example, they are used for the maintenance of sessions, the management of response times, performance or the validation of options, to use security elements, share content with social media, etc.
• Personalisation cookies: These cookies enable users to specify or personalise certain characteristics of the general options of websites, selecting the language, regional configuration or type of browser, for example.
• Analytical cookies: Analytical cookies are used by our website to prepare browsing profiles and to discover the preferences of its users, so that we can improve our range of products and services. For example, by using an analytical cookie, we can monitor the geographical areas of greatest interest to a user, what the most widely accepted product is, etc.
• Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies enable the management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example, frequency of access, edited content, etc. Advertising cookies make it possible to store information about browsing behaviour through the management of advertising; through the observation of browsing habits, studying accesses and preparing a profile of user preferences, to offer advertising that is related to the interests of your profile.
By period of time:
Session cookies: Session cookies are those that are enabled for the time that users browse a website and are deleted when they finish.
Persistent cookies: These cookies are stored on a user’s terminal for a longer period, thereby facilitating the monitoring of selected preferences without having to repeat certain parameters every time a website is visited.
4. AND WHAT IF I DO NOT WANT THESE COOKIES OR DO NOTHING ABOUT THEM?
To comply with current legislation, we have to request your permission to manage cookies. If you decide not to authorise this processing by indicating that you do not accept, we shall only use technical cookies, because these are essential to browse our website. In this case, no cookies are stored. If you continue to browse our website without refusing to give your authorisation, we shall consider that you accept their use.
If you still decide to modify the configuration of your access to the website, you should be aware that it is possible to delete cookies or stop them from recording this information on your computer at any time, through the modification of the configuration parameters of your browser:
Configuration of cookies Internet Explorer.
Configuration of cookies Firefox.
Configuration of cookies Google Chrome.
Configuration of cookies Safari.
These browsers are subject to changes or modifications, and therefore we cannot guarantee that they completely match the version of your browser. It may also be that you are using another browser not included in these links, such as Konqueror, Arora, Flock, etc. To avoid these differences, you can gain access directly through the options of your browser, which can generally be found in the Options menu in the "Privacy" section. (Please consult the help option of your browser for more information.)
5. WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?
You can find more information about cookies at:
www.allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu.