Terms & Conditions

By accessing and using Intelligent Energy’s Energy Loft you acknowledge and agree to abide by the Terms and Conditions of use. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of use, do not use this Energy Loft. These Terms and Conditions are applicable whether the Energy Loft is managed through or hosted by a third party.

Ownership

This Energy Loft is owned and operated by Intelligent Energy Ltd, Charnwood Building, Holywell Park, Ashby Road, Loughborough, LE11 3GB (company registration number 03958217. VAT number 778532781). You acknowledge and agree that Intelligent Energy Ltd owns all legal rights, title and interest in and to the materials found on this Energy Loft, including any Intelligent Energy Ltd trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names, whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist, and that they are protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. They may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without Intelligent Energy Ltd's prior written permission.

Privacy Policy

Intelligent Energy Ltd processes information about you in accordance with our Privacy and Cookie Policy. By using this Energy Loft, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Use

Intelligent Energy Ltd may suspend or restrict access to some parts of this Energy Loft without notice. This Energy Loft is for personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, or services obtained from this Energy Loft. You agree that you will not use this Energy Loft for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. Intelligent Energy Ltd will not be liable if for any reason this Energy Loft is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Content Standards

The interactive nature of this website allows you the opportunity to contribute your comments in respect of the blogs posted on the Energy Loft. You must comply with the following obligations when making your comments:

Your comments must be:

  • Accurate (if stating facts, genuinely held (if opinion) and comply with applicable laws in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.

Your comments must not:

  • Contain any defamatory, obscene, offensive or inflammatory material or illegal activity;
  • Promote, sexually explicit material, violence or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  • Infringe any copyright, database right or trademark of any other person firm or corporation or promote or assist any unlawful act including, without limitation, computer misuse;
  • Be threatening, deceiving, abusive, harassing, or invade another’s privacy;
  • Give the impression that they emanate from Intelligent Energy Limited.

Accuracy

Whilst the information provided on the Energy Loft is given in good faith by Intelligent Energy Ltd, your use of the Energy Loft is at your sole risk and this Energy Loft is provided “as is”. The material displayed on the Intelligent Energy Ltd Energy Loft is provided without any representations, guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy and completeness. Commentary and other materials posted on this Energy Loft are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. Intelligent Energy Ltd therefore disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials.

Provision of links from this Energy Loft to other websites does not imply endorsement or creditability of the service, information, or product offered through the linked websites. If you access any third party websites linked to this Energy Loft, you do so entirely at your own risk. The information contained on this Energy Loft may be changed or updated without notice. However, material on this Energy Loft may be out of date at any given time, and Intelligent Energy ltd is under no obligation to update such material.

In addition, you must not take any information as establishing any contractual or other commitment binding upon Intelligent Energy Ltd or any of its subsidiary or associated companies.

Limitation of Liability

To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us will not be liable to you for:

All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.

Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:

  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of business;
  • loss of profits or contracts;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of goodwill;
  • wasted management or office time; and
  • for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limits or excludes liability for:

  • death or personal injury caused by its negligent;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or
  • any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Any material obtained by you from this website either by downloading or otherwise or uploaded to this website by you is done at your own discretion and risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or other device or loss of data that results from your actions.

Consequences of Breach

Failure to comply with these terms and conditions may result in the following actions:

  • Issuance of a warning;
  • Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use the Energy Loft and/or removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to the Energy Blog;
  • Legal proceedings or any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold Intelligent Energy Ltd and its officers, agents, employees, partners and licensors harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of this Energy Loft.

Changes or updates to this website

Intelligent Energy Ltd reserves the right to change the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice. You will be subject to the Terms and Conditions in force at the time that you use the Energy Loft.

Applicable Law

You acknowledge and agree that the Terms and Conditions and your use of the Energy Loft shall be governed by English law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

User submissions

Any comments or materials posted on this Energy Loft or any of its subsidiary or associated companies through this Energy Loft, including answers to questions or suggestions, shall be deemed to be non-confidential and non-proprietary. Intelligent Energy Ltd reserves the right to reproduce, use or transform such comments or materials without limitation. Intelligent Energy Ltd does not endorse any of your submissions or any opinion, or recommendation, expressed by you, and Intelligent Energy disclaims any and all liability in connection with such submissions. By posting, uploading, or submitting any content including but not limited to ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques you grant Intelligent Energy Ltd a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sub-licensable licence to use distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and publicly display your submissions in whole or in part and to incorporate such submissions for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

Notice

If you wish to contact us about the material or content which appears on this website, please contact: marketing@intelligent-energy.com and or in writing: Marketing Department, Intelligent Energy Ltd, Charnwood Building, Holywell Park, Ashby Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3GB, UK.

Copyright

© Copyright 2016 Intelligent Energy Ltd. All rights reserved. Any text, images, graphics, sound files, animation files, video files, and their arrangement on this Energy Loft are subject to copyright and other intellectual property protection. These objects may not be copied for commercial use or distribution, nor may these objects be modified or reposted to other sites. This Energy Loft may also contain images that are subject to third party copyright.

Intellectual Property Rights and Trademarks

You acknowledge and agree that Intelligent Energy Ltd owns all legal rights, title and interest in and to (or is appropriately licensed to use) the materials found it posts on the Energy Loft, including any Intelligent Energy Ltd trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names, whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and wherever in the world those rights may exist, and that they are protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. They may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without Intelligent Energy Ltd’s prior written permission.

INTELLIGENT ENERGY, the Intelligent Energy Ltd logo, product names and all associated logos and distinctive designs which identify Intelligent Energy Ltd are the trademarks or registered trademarks of Intelligent Energy Ltd subject to trademark and other intellectual property protection. Products and company names mentioned within this website which identify third parties and their products and services are the trademarks or registered trademarks of the relevant third party. Nothing contained in this website shall be deemed to confer on any person any licence or right on the party of Intelligent Energy Ltd or any third party with respect to any such name, logo or image.

Intelligent Energy Ltd will take all necessary steps to protect the group’s valuable trademarks to whatever extent necessary.

You may print off 1 copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from this Energy Loft for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on this Energy Loft. Intelligent Energy Ltd's status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material posted by Intelligent Energy on this Energy Loft must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the materials on this Energy Loft for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from Intelligent Energy Ltd. If you print off, copy or download any part of this Energy Loft in breach of these Terms and Conditions of use, your right to use this Energy Loft will cease immediately and you must, at Intelligent Energy Ltd's option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

Viruses, Hacking and Other Offences

You must not misuse the Energy Loft by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Energy Loft, the server on which the Energy Loft is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Energy Loft. You must not attack the Energy Loft via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. Intelligent Energy Ltd will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the website will cease immediately. Intelligent Energy Ltd will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Energy Loft or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.