The voice of the networks

Cookie policy

Please read this cookie policy carefully as it contains important information on who we are and how we use cookies on our website.

This policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy which sets out how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details of how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

Who we are

This website is operated by Energy Networks Association (“ENA”). We are the voice of the networks, representing the ‘wires and pipes’ transmission and distribution network operators for gas and electricity in the UK and Ireland.

Our website

This cookie policy relates to your use of our website, www.energynetworks.org.

Throughout our website we may link to other websites owned and operated by certain trusted third parties. These other third party websites may also use cookies or similar technologies in accordance with their own separate polices. For privacy information relating to these other third party websites, please consult their policies as appropriate.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your device (eg computer, smartphone or other electronic device) when you use our website. We use cookies on our website. These help us recognise you and your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions and to help you navigate our website.

All of the data that is collected is anonymised.

For example, we may monitor how many times you visit the website, which pages you go to, traffic data, location data and the originating domain name of your internet provider. This information helps us to build a profile of our users.

For further information on our use of cookies, including a detailed list of your information which we and others may collect through cookies, please see below.

For further information on cookies generally, including how to control and manage them, visit the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Consent to use cookies and changing settings

We will ask for your permission (Consent) to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where they are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested.

You can withdraw any consent to the use of cookies or manage any other cookie preferences by clearing your browser cache, visiting our website again and using the 'manage cookies' function which appears at the bottom of the page to select the cookies you desire.

Our use of cookies

The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why:

Necessary cookies These cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the website and enable core functionality. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, although you can still choose to block and delete them by changing your browser preferences, as described in this Cookie Policy.
Analytics cookies These items help the website operator understand how their website performs, how visitors interact with the site, and whether there are technical issues. This storage type usually doesn’t collect information that identifies a visitor.

How to turn off all cookies and consequences of doing so

If you do not want to accept any cookies, you may be able to change your browser settings so that cookies (including those which are essential to the services requested) are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our website.

For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, AboutCookies.org or AllAboutCookies.org.

How to contact us

Please contact us at [email protected], 020 7706 5100 or Energy Networks Association, 4 More London Riverside, London SE1 2AU, if you have any questions about this cookie policy or the information we hold about you.

Changes to this policy

This policy was published on 28 September 2020 and last updated on 29 September 2020.

We may change this policy from time to time, when we do we will update the policy on this page of our website.