Cookies policy

This website www.shvenergy.com (hereafter referred to as “Website”) uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file that we send to your internet browser so that we are able to recognise your browser when you return. Cookies can collect data on the use of the Website such as which pages are visited and the duration of a user session. When you use the Website, the cookie sends data to SHV Energy (hereafter referred to as “Our Company”, we or us).

 

Our Company does not retain a cookie longer than necessary

We use session cookies and permanent cookies:

  • A session cookie can track usage such as the webpages you visit and what options you use. When you close the internet browser, the session is ended and the cookie is deleted.
  • A permanent cookie enables the Website to recognize you at a subsequent visit.

Our Company stores cookies that are essential in providing the functionalities of the Website. If you do not wish to receive any cookies at all, you may set your browser to refuse cookies all together. Please note that in that case you may no longer be able to use all the functionalities of the Website.

 

Non-strictly necessary cookies

Only if you have given prior consent, Our Company places cookies that are not strictly necessary for providing the functionalities of the Website. Through such non-strictly necessary cookies we collect information about your use of the Website and we remember your preferences. Examples of collected information are which pages are visited and the length of a user session. Through these cookies we aim to improve your user experience of our Website. If you do not consent to cookies being placed, these cookies will be blocked.

 

Please see below a summary the non-strictly necessary cookies that Our Company uses.

Cookie(s) Name Target (category) cookie(s) Retention period
Essential PHPSESSID default identifier that PHP uses for cookies which are generated by session_start().  

Session

 

Functional NID To remember Google user preferences Expires in a month
Functional SID

SAPISID

APISID

SSID

SIDCC

HSID

PREF

Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Google Map. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Maps users. Most of the cookies expire 10 years after your last visit to a page containing a Google Map.
Functional SID

LOGIN_INFO use_hotbox

PREF

SSID

HSID watched_video_id_list

__utma

__utmz, demographics VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

_ga

Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Youtube video. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Youtube users, including information that links your visits to our website with your Google account if you are signed in to one. Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States.This cookie does not identify you personally unless you are logged into Google, in which case it is linked to your Google account. Most of the cookies expire 10 years after your last visit to a page containing a Youtube video, although some expire sooner.
Advertising 1P_JAR Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes Expires in a month
Advertising __gads This cookie is associated with the DoubleClick for Publishers service from Google. Its purpose is to do with the showing of adverts on the site, for which the owner may earn some revenue Expires in 2 years

Our Company will use Google Analytics’ cookies. Google Analytics is a web analysis service that is offered by Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies only to analyze the usage of the Website by users. Google uses aggregated statistical data to give Our Company an insight in the way users use the Website. Our Company has concluded a data processing agreement with Google to ensure proper protection of your personal data. Our Company does not make use of any other Google services related to Google Analytics. To the extent allowed by the Google Analytics functionalities, Our Company has opted out from sharing your information with Google. Google will remove the last three digits of your IP address. Google may only provide the aforementioned data to third parties if Google is required to do so by law, or to the extent third parties process these data on behalf of Google.

You can find more information on Google Analytics here.