Cookie Policy

Use of cookies by Calon Energy (updated January 2020)

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

 

COOKIE NAME DATA LOCATION TIMEOUT PURPOSE
Necessary Cookies        
Calonenergy.com Cookie Consent Settings Ireland (EU) 1 Year Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.
Calonenergy.com wordfence_verifiedHuman UK (EU) 2 Day

Wordfence plugin to verify user state.

 

 

Preference Settings
cookiebot.com CookieConsentBulkSetting-# Ireland (EU) Persistent Enables Cookie consent across site
cookiebot.com CookieConsentBulkTicket Ireland (EU) 1 Year Enable Cookie consent across site
Calonenergy.com wfvt_ UK (EU) Remembers the user’s submitted data when a comment is submitted in a blogpost. The purpose is to auto-populate form fields for subsequent comments, in order to save time for the user.
Statistics Cookies
Google-analytics.com _utm.gif US Session Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about the visitor’s browser and computer.
Calonenergy.com _utma US 2 Years Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics.
Calonenergy.com _utmb US 1 Year Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.
Calonenergy.com _utmc US Session Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.
Calonenergy.com _utmt US 1 Day Used to throttle speed requests to the server.
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_utmz

US 6 Months Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics.

 
How do I change my cookie settings?

You can choose to de-select any cookies which are not necessary for the operation of the website upon visiting our site. The table above explains what the Preference & Statistical cookie do.

You can deselect or reselect the Preferences & Statistic Cookies, Calon Energy do not perform any type of Marketing hence the Marketing checkbox will be inactive.

An alternative or additional step to take where you can manage your cookie settings is available through most web browsers.. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

For more information on how we protect your personal information visit our Privacy Policy or contact our Data Protection Officer at dataprotection@calonenergy.com.