Privacy disclosure

The methods for handling the website in relation to the processing of personal data of the users which consult the same are described on the following pages. This is a disclosure provided also in pursuance of Article 13 of Italian Legislative Decree No. 196/2003 (Data Protection Code) to those who interact with the web services of the company AB ENERGY spa, accessible on-line at the following address: www.biogaschannel.com. The disclosure also aspires to Recommendation No. 2/2001 which the European authorities for data protection, brought together in the Group established by Article 29 of EU Directive 95/46/EC, adopted on 17 May 2001 so as to identify certain minimum requirements for the collation of personal data on-line and, in detail, the methods, timescales and nature of the information which the data controllers must provide to the users when the latter link up to web pages, irrespective of the purposes of the connection.

THE DATA CONTROLLER

Further to the consultation of this website, data relating to individuals identified or identifiable may be processed: the data controller is AB ENERGY spa, with headquarters in Via Caduti del Lavoro 13, Orzinuovi, Italy. The in-house data supervisor is Ms. Monica Ranghetti.

DATA PROCESSING LOCATION

The data processing associated with the web services of this website takes place care of the headquarters of the undersigned company and it is carried out solely by authorised staff or parties possibly appointed to perform occasional maintenance operations. No data acquired via the web service is divulged. The personal data provided by the users via e-mail is, what is more, used solely for the purpose of carrying out the service required.

TYPE OF DATA PROCESSED

A) Connection data
The IT systems and the software procedures tasked with the functioning of this website acquire - during their normal running - certain personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. This is information which is not collated in order to be associated with the parties identified, but which due to its very nature could, via processing and association with data held by third parties, permit the identification of the users. This category of data includes IP addresses or the domain names of the computers used by the users who connect up to the website, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses of the resources requested, the time of the request, the method used for submitting the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numeric code indicating the status of the reply given by the server (successful, error, etc.) and other parameters relating to the operating system and the IT environment of the user. This data is used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the website and to check the correct functioning thereof. The data could be used for ascertaining liability in the event of hypothetical cyber crimes to the detriment of the website.

B) Data provided voluntarily by the user
The optional, explicit and voluntary transmission of e-mail to the addresses indicated on this website involves the subsequent acquisition of the address of the sender, indispensable for replying to the requests, as well as any other personal data included in the message. Failure to confer the same, even partly, may mean it is impossible to obtain whatever has been requested.

COOKIES

Cookies consist of portions of code installed in the browser that assist the Owner in providing the service according to the purposes described. Some of the purposes for which the Cookies are installed may also require the User's consent. 

Technical Cookies and Cookies serving aggregated statistical purposes
This Application uses Cookies to save the User's session and to carry out other activities that are strictly necessary for the operation of the same, for example in relation to the distribution of traffic.
This Application uses Cookies to save browsing preferences and to optimize the User's browsing experience. Among these Cookies are, for example, those to set the language and the currency or for the management of first party statistics employed directly by the Owner of the site. 

Other types of Cookies or third-party tools that might use them
Some of the services listed below collect statistics in aggregated form and may not require the consent of the User or may be managed directly by the Owner - depending on how they are described - without the help of third parties.
If any third party operated services are listed among the tools below, these may be used to track Users’ browsing habits – in addition to the information specified herein and without the Owner’s knowledge. Please refer to the privacy policy of the listed services for detailed information.

Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
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Youtube
Youtube is a video content visualization service provided by Google Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
Place of processing : USA – Privacy Policy 

Shaa
Shaa is a video content visualization service provided by Shaa srl that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.
Personal Data collected: Cookie.
Place of processing : Italy – Privacy Policy 

Twitter
The Twitter Tweet button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Twitter social network provided by Twitter Inc.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
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Facebook
The Facebook Like button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Facebook social network provided by Facebook, Inc.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
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Google+
The Google+ +1 button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Google+ social network provided by Google Inc.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
Place of processing : USA – Privacy Policy 

Linkedin
The Linkedin share button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Linkedin social network provided by LinkedIn Corporation.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
Place of processing : USA – Privacy Policy 

Disqus
Disqus, Inc. is a blog comment hosting service for web sites and online communities that uses a networked platform.
Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.
Place of processing : USA – Privacy Policy

How can I manage the installation of Cookies?
In addition to what is specified in this document, the User can manage preferences for Cookies directly from within their own browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing them. Through the browser preferences, it is also possible to delete Cookies installed in the past, including the Cookies that might possibly have saved the consent for the installation of Cookies by this website. It is important to note that by disabling all Cookies, the functioning of this site may be compromised. Users can find information about how to manage Cookies in their browser at the following addresses: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Microsoft Windows Explorer.

In the case of services provided by third parties, Users can exercise their right to withdraw from the tracking activity by utilizing the information provided in the third party’s privacy policy, by clicking the opt-out link – if provided – or by contacting the third party.

Notwithstanding the above, the Owner informs that Users may take advantage of: Your Online Choices. This service allows Users to select their tracking preferences for most of the advertising tools. The Owner thus recommends that Users make use of this resource in addition to the information provided in this document.

Cookies: Data Controller and Owner
Since the installation of third party Cookies and other tracking systems through the services used within this Application can not be technically controlled by the Owner, any specific references to Cookies and tracking systems installed by third parties are to be considered indicative. In order to obtain complete information, consult the privacy policy for the respective third party services listed in this document.

Given the objective complexity linked to the identification of technologies based on Cookies and their very close integration with the operation of the web, Users are encouraged to contact the Owner should they wish to receive any further information on the use of Cookies themselves and any possible use of them - for example, by a third party - carried out through this site.

DATA PROCESSING FORMALITIES

The personal data is processed using automated instruments for the period of time strictly necessary for achieving the purposes for which it was collated. Specific security measures are observed in order to prevent the loss of the data, illicit or incorrect use and unauthorised access to the same.

RIGHTS OF THE PARTIES CONCERNED (DATA SUBJECTS)

In conclusion, you are hereby informed that Italian Legislative Decree No. 196/03 grants the data subject the exercise of specific rights. In detail, the data subject may obtain confirmation of the existence or otherwise of their personal data from the controller, and whether this data is communicated in intelligible form. The data subject also has the right to obtain indication of the origin of the personal data, the purposes and methods for the processing of the same, the logic applied in the event of processing carried out with the aid of electronic instruments, the identifying details of the data controller and the data supervisors as well as the parties or categories of parties to whom the personal data may be communicated or who may become aware of the same. The data subject also has the right to obtain the updating, adjustment or, if they have an interest in doing so, the supplementing of the data, the cancellation, transformation in anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of the regulations as well as the declaration that said transactions have been brought to the attention of those to whom the data has been communicated or divulged. In conclusion, the data subject may, for legitimate reasons, oppose the processing of data which concerns them and the processing of personal data which concerns them for the purpose of sending advertising or direct sales material or for the performance of market research or commercial communication. With regard to all the above transactions, the data subject may contact the company, the Data controller, AB Energy spa, with headquarters in Via Caduti del Lavoro 13, Orzinuovi (BS), Italy, by means of letter, fax message or e-mail.