We may collect and process the following data about you:
The purposes for our collection of information and data about you on Kilowatt include the following:
We generally only permit our duly authorized staff to access your personal information and data, and we will not release such personal information and data to any third parties save and except for the following circumstances:
You should take care when using any Kilowatt social networking features since the information you choose to make available can be seen by other users in the selected group. We do not monitor the use of such features in the normal course of business although we reserve the right to do so at our discretion.
In accordance with the terms of the Ordinance and subject to the exemptions specified in the Ordinance, you have the right to:
We have adequate measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, accidental loss or destruction.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. While we will do our best to protect your information and data, we cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted to the Kilowatt service; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information and data, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
We do use certain cookies (such as Google Analytics’ cookies) and other similar technologies as part of our Kilowatt services. The cookies used are for the purpose of enabling you to use the service and for us to understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.
Once we have obtained your personal information and/or data, it will be maintained securely in our system. Subject to legal requirements and our internal policy, your personal information and/or data may be retained by us after deactivation of the relevant service until you request us in writing to erase your personal information and/or data from our database. We will retain your information for only as long as there is a business or legal need.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on Kilowatt. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of Kilowatt and welcome any feedback about these sites.