Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, and GDPR

 

1. About CCRSA website

Carbon Credit Information and Databank, known as CCRASA (Carbon Credit Research and Surveillance Agency) website, Intellectual Property Rights are reserved.  Copyright © 2013-2014.

CCRASA website is exclusively related to the carbon credit and carbon capture and storage markets and will provide to the consumers a platform for information on professionals, organizations, government bodies, institutions and research centres and project developers related to these markets.

Consumers of the CCRASA website can fall into any of the followings categories:

- Users:  those who casually visit the site to view the limited number of pages and the library available to the general public without any cost.

- Subscribers: those who paid the annual membership fee in order to obtain full access to the CCRASA web site to search and read the database.

- Registrants: those who have supplied information on their professional activities related to the carbon credits or carbon capture and storage markets for inclusion in the database.

- Subscribers to newsletter: those that have requested to receive e-mail newsletters from CCRASA

By using, accessing or browsing this website, consumers accept all the terms and conditions written below, and the applicable laws, international copyrights conventions and regulations.

 

2. Terms and Conditions

By using this website you acknowledge and agree that the material of CCRASA is protected by copyrights, trademarks or other proprietary rights and your use of its content shall be in accordance with the laws on data protection, intellectual property (trademarks and copyright) and legal boundaries.

The information in the CCRASA database is accurate, to the best of CCRASA's knowledge, at the time it is posted on the website. CCRASA would not knowingly publish inaccurate information, however, the data is provided voluntarily by third parties and CCRASA will not be held responsible for any inconvenience or damage caused by inaccurate or incomplete data. Furthermore, the material content does not constitute advice on trading or business investment.

CCRASA cannot warranty that this website will be always available online, due to any technical faults.

If you are a member of CCRASA, you are required to keep the payment of your membership fee updated, otherwise automatic access to the website will be restricted and cancelled as we are not responsible for any failed transactions or loss of business.

Additional Basic Terms:

2.1.       CCRASA reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the service with or without notice at any time and without any liability to CCRASA.

2.2.      You must be at least 18 years old to use this website.

2.3.      Your must not abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate other CCRASA users.

2.4.      You will use the service in compliance with all applicable law in your jurisdictions regarding online content and acceptable content.

2.5.      Spam is not allowed, nor creating or submitting unwanted email.

2.6.      No transmitting any worms, viruses or code of a destructive nature.

Violation or infringement of any of the aforesaid CCRASA Terms and Conditions will result in termination/cancellation of your service account. CCRASA prohibits the posting of any contents that results in offensive materials or contents. Also if there is any infringement or breach of the aforementioned CCRASA Terms and Conditions, CCRASA reserves its right to cancel or suspend your use of the service without cause at any time.

 

 3. Confidentiality (use of the information).

3.1.  For the user.

If the website contains a mailing list registration form for the collection of e-mail addresses for the purpose of updates to published articles, this private contact information is given with full confidentiality. CCRASA will not pass on or sell this information to third parties.

3.2.  For the registrant.

Consumers who have registered to be included in the CCRASA database and have supplied information on their professional interests and activities related to the carbon credits or carbon capture and storage markets do so with the knowledge that we will display this information to members that have subscribed for access to search and read the CCRASA database. This information will not be passed on or sold by CCRASA to third parties.

Subject to approval by CCRASA, those who have registered as carbon credits or carbon capture and storage professionals, academics, investors and traders will receive a ‘standard listing’ under the relevant category in the CCRASA website. Registrants will be able to display enhanced listings to include additional pages, video and downloadable brochures in return for a fee.

CCRASA reserves the right to exercise its discretion on whether an individual or organization will be included in the database

3.3.  For the subscribing member.

Subscriptions in the form of an annual membership fee are available to individuals or representatives of organizations who are interested in learning about others involved in their industry. Members will receive login details for full access to the website, its library of articles and the database.

You have to complete the form shown at www.CCRASA.com, with personal information to be able to identify you as a registrant or subscriber, providing your name, contact e-mail and general contact details, (phone is optional).

3.4.  For subscribers to newsletters.

Signups for newsletters offered by CCRASA are via a short form on the CCRASA website that asks for name and email address. This data is stored on the servers of an e-mail marketing service provider (who are fully GDPR compliant). We never pass this information to third parties. Each newsletter contains links to unsubscribe from the list. If you choose to be removed from the mailing list we do not archive your data, it is deleted from the server.

3.5.  For the website.

We use reasonable security procedures and practices to protect the quality and integrity of your personal information. We have implemented, technical, physical and organizational measures, such as encryption for transmission of sensitive information, to help keep your information secure.

3.6.  Restrictions of the use of copyright information by the users, registrants and subscribing members:

Consumers of the CCRASA are not AUTHORIZED to:

  • edit, modify any material or articles on this website without the permission of CCRASA;
  • reproduce in whole or part, in any form, any information of CCRASA’s website;
  • adapt, translate, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on CCRASA’s website for any commercial purpose;
  • sell, rent or sub-license material from CCRASA's website;
  • use any data information for purposes other than those related to commercial carbon credits issues;
  • transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications;
  • cause, damage to CCRASA’s website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;
  • conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation: scraping; data mining; data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to CCRASA’s website without express written consent from CCRASA.

The copyright owner and any licensees and sub-licensees, are subject to the terms of the license agreement that will be provided in case it is requested and accepted by CCRASA.

 

 4.  Validity Period of this contract/agreement. (The unlawful use of the terms and conditions will represent the automatic cancellation of the contract/agreement).

CCRASA reserves the right to change, update, modify or revise the CCRASA Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.  By agreeing you are now bound by future modifications or revisions as long as you continue subscribing to our service. Nothing in these CCRASA’s Terms and Conditions confers any rights or benefits to any third party.

 

5.  Links to third party websites.

CCRASA does provide links to third-party Web sites. Since we do not control third-party sites and are not responsible for any personal information you may provide while on such sites, we encourage you to read the privacy policies on those Web sites before providing any of your personal information on them.

CCRASA does not accept responsibility for the accuracy of information on third-party Web sites.

6.  Information displayed from third party sources.

CCRASA displays information from 3rd party sources on its news pages, weather page, and its conference and events diary. It also hosts a large library of documents that is free for use by individuals. While CCRASA believes these to be reputable sources of accurate information, it does not accept responsibility for inaccurate information nor does it accept any liability for any damage or inconvenience caused by any inaccuracies.

 

7.   Responsibility or liability for damages.

CCRASA assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information or software or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this web site.

CCRASA has no responsibility on third parties legal disputes.

 

 8.  Personal consent/authorization (voluntary consent).

By subscribing to the service of this website the user expresses its voluntary consent/authorization to publish or to not publish its own contents. The material published by a registrant on the CCRASA website can be used by subscribers. Therefore the registrants acknowledge and agree to this use. CCRASA is not responsible for any problems or conflicts arising from users sharing or publishing contents.

As a Subscriber or Registrant you must provide to CCRASA truthful information and you are responsible for the use of the information you provide by third parties and you are responsible to those third parties

 

 9.  Amendment to the terms and conditions for the use of the service.

It is our recommendation to review frequently the Terms and Conditions as they can be modified from time to time. As a user of the CCRASA website you are bound to these amendments and modifications introduced to CCRASA’s page "Terms, Privacy and GDPR.

 

 10.  Safety of the website.

Users may not send, upload, post to a blog, distribute or disseminate or offer to do the same with respect to any unlawful, defamatory, harassing abusive, fraudulent, infringing obscene or otherwise objectionable content.

CCRASA does not claim any ownership to any of the content including any text, data, information, images, photographs, music, sound, video or other material, that you upload, transmit or store in your service account related to the carbon credit or carbon capture and storage markets.

 

11.  Browser Specific Information:

11.1.   IP addresses and cookies 

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type. This is usual data that is collected where log files are in use. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. The information is used to create demographic patterns and overall user behaviour patters to better inform our visitors. We may obtain information about your use of our site by using a cookie file which is stored on your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computers hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. We use cookies to identify you when you return to our site, this enables us to be more accurate about our site usage and browsing behaviour. The use of cookies allows us to more accurately estimate our audience size. You can refuse to accept cookies if you wish by selecting the setting on your browser which allows you to deny the setting of a cookie. Unless you have adjusted the above settings so that cookies are refused, our system will issue cookie when you log on to our site. Some of our advertisers may use cookies on there own sites, we have no control over this as they are external to our site.

11.2.   More about cookies

A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that sites computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. Some of our business partners (e.g., advertisers) use cookies that originate from their sites. We have no access or control over those cookies. You yourselves have control over whether or not you allow your internet browser to accept and store cookies.

 

12.   Use of the site at your own risk.

CCRASA assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information or software or other documents which are uploaded on the site and which are used as referenced material or linked to the CCRASA website.

In no event will CCRASA be liable for any special, incidental, direct- indirect -or consequential damages of any kind or any damages  including without limitation those resulting and related from: reliance on the material presented , loss of use or of data  or information, whether or not  CCRASA  has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

You agree not to hold CCRASA responsible for any loss of data and any damages as a result of such loss from the subscription or use of our service.

This website could include technical or other inaccuracies. Modifications and amendments to the information and/or their content are periodically made. Notwithstanding the above, CCRASA makes no commitment to update materials uploaded by third parties on this website.

 

 13.  Law and jurisdictions.

These terms and conditions of use will be ruled / governed according to the laws of United Kingdom without giving effect or considering the laws of the current address or domicile of the user. Future claims and legal proceedings arising from and due to the use of the service will be handled by alternative means of conflict solution (mediation-conciliation) of the United Kingdom. If no available solution is obtained for both parties, then the legal proceeding and litigation will be handled by the courts of the United Kingdom and you consent to the jurisdiction of such courts

The website must not be accessed by any person coming under a jurisdiction (due to his residence, nationality or other) in which publication or provision of the website would constitute a breach of the applicable laws and regulations.

 

13.  Information Specific to GDPR.

GDPR stands for 'General Data Protection Regulations'. This was implemented by the EU and UK government to the data you supply to companies from misuse. CCRASA take this very seriously and have taken steps to log and secure our customers data.

13.1.   Your Rights

Informed - This means you have the right to request a copy of the data we have related to you.

Rectification - You have the right to correct inaccurate data and to correct incomplete data.

Restrict Processing - In some cases you have the right to restrict the processing of personal data, for example if you contest the accuracy or need the data kept for legal reasons but no longer need our services.

Erasure - You have the right to request we delete data that is no longer relevant.

Portability - You have the right to request you data in a readable format. Right to complain - You have the right to complain to a supervisory authority.

Withdraw Consent - You can withdraw your consent to use the supplied data once it is no longer needed.

For an in depth overview of the GDPR regulations and what your rights are please visit the ICO (Information Commissioner's Office) at www.ico.org.uk
For the purpose of GDPR the data controller is CARBON CREDITS RESEARCH AND SURVEILLANCE AGENCY LIMITED of: N° 110494, Suite 5, 39 Irish Town, Gibraltar.

 

 

Please for any information or further use, or for specific inquiries and requests regarding data storage contact,

Niels Sundel

info@ccrasa.com