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Your use of this site: privacy statement, access terms and conditions and licence agreement

This website, (hereafter referred to as ‘the Site’), and any sub domains of the Site, is hosted by Squiz Ltd on behalf of the Energy Institute.

1. Privacy

2. Access terms and conditions

3. Licence agreement

1. Privacy

The Energy Institute and Squiz Ltd do not make use of a visitor's IP address, or other session information that is automatically captured by the web server, for any purpose other than system administration and to provide statistics that are used to evaluate the use of the site.

'Cookies' are used on this Site to collect information about visits to the site. It uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets cookies in order to evaluate your use of the website and compile reports for us on activity on the site. We have also implemented Google Analytics features based on Display Advertising (Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting).

Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the website, you consent o the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How to reject or delete this cookie:
Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ad Settings tool. As an added privacy measure, you can use Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

Use of this site does not require a visitor to disclose personal information unless they choose to register with the Site. Individual registration is required to:

Where a card transaction is involved, billing address information may be forwarded to the Worldpay payment gateway, so that the card transaction can be processed. If purchases for hard copy documents are made, receipt details may be forwarded to Turpin Distribution (the Energy Institute's book distribution agent). Otherwise, the information will not be used for any purpose other than system administration and to provide statistics that are used to evaluate the use of the site.

Personal information, including email addresses will not be shared with or provided to third parties, except for joint publications where both the EI and its Partners are recognised as the ‘Publisher’ or joint owners of the work, or the performance of financial transactions, or for fulfillment requirements (as outlined here), or where the law requires it.

This privacy statement does not cover the privacy practices of other websites, to which there may be links from this Site.

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2. Access terms and conditions

Access to, and use of the Site, are subject to the terms and conditions set out below. Your use of the Site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully. If you do not agree to them, please do not use the Site.

General content

Addition of new content

Ownership of content 

- For further information or other key source material

- For background information

- For useful practical information

- For further informed comment

- The Energy Institute do not produce them or maintain/update them

- The Energy Institute cannot change them

- They can be changed without the Energy Institute’s knowledge or agreement.

Representations and warranties


Revision of Terms


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3. Licence agreement


This Licence agreement explicitly covers the supply of and access to electronic content provided through restricted access (including PDF documents, movie files and all other media) and the supply of hard copy, specifically where purchase of content is made; or subscription access (whether individual or corporate subscriptions) is provided but excepts in instances where this Licence is superseded by the Licences governing access to third party content.

This is a legal agreement. Your use of this site (“the Site”) and the files contained herein signifies your agreement to the following terms and conditions. Please read these carefully. If you wish to extend these terms and conditions, you must contact the Energy Institute (EI) at 61 New Cavendish Street, London, W1G 7AR. e:

The Publications Department

Energy Institute

61 New Cavendish Street



United Kingdom

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