Energyquarter Limited General Website Terms of Use

 

General

Energy Quarter Limited (“we” or “us“) owns and operates this website, www.energyquarter.com (“Website“) and is an Irish private limited company having its registered office at 78 Betaghstown Wood,   Bettystown, County Meath

Our registered company number is 442318 and our VAT number is IE 9660342Q.

We provide consumer information in relation to renewable energy and energy efficient Products and Systems (“Products and Systems”).   We also provide space on the Website for Suppliers and Installers of Products and Systems (“Suppliers and Installers”) to advertise their Products and Systems on the Website.   If you are a Supplier or Installer, then your entitlement to place advertisements on the Website is subject to separate Advertising Terms and Conditions.   We also provide some videos (“Pay Per View content”)   which may be viewed only on foot of payment of a fee (“Pay Per View Fee”) after which the customer is granted a single user licence to view the content for a defined period from the acceptance by us of the Pay Per View Fee.

Your Acceptance of these Terms of Use

These terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”) govern your use of the Website and Pay Per View Content, whether or not you are simply browsing the Website, purchasing viewable content or considering advertising Products and Systems on the Website.

By accessing and using this Website you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Use.   You should therefore read the Terms of Use carefully and in their entirety.

Please also note that these terms of use contain terms which limit our liability to you and which affect your legal rights.   If you do not agree to these terms of use, then you should not access or use the website.

None of the provisions of these Terms of Use will be interpreted so as to deprive you of any rights you may have as a consumer under applicable mandatory law.

Amendments

We may amend these Terms of Use from time to time to update them or make other changes we consider necessary and, therefore, you should check them regularly for updates.   Your continued use of the Website signifies your acceptance of any revised Terms of Use.

Use of Website

If you are a consumer or individual, you may use the Website for your personal use only and not for any commercial purpose.   If you are a Supplier and/or Installer, you may use the Website to advertise, market and promote your Products and Systems to users of the Website, but you are not permitted to use the Website for any other commercial purpose.

Information Purposes Only

The content of the Website is provided for information purposes only, is subject to change and may be updated from time to time without notice to you.   No warranty is given as to the accuracy or reliability of information provided on this website or in any of the videos including Pay Per View Content.   Users of the information are requested to verify the information to their own satisfaction.

Websites may be tampered with by unauthorised persons and accordingly, you should view the information provided as indicative only and subject to confirmation by our staff.     Please contact us to obtain up-to-date information.

Invitation To Make An Offer Only

The content of the Website does not constitute, and should note be construed as, the terms of a contractual offer.   In particular, none of the advertisements on the Website or contained in any of the videos should be construed as a contractual offer to you, but are merely an indication of the Products and Systems that are available to you.

If you want to purchase Products and/or Systems, you will need to enter into a separate contract with the relevant Supplier or Installer.   We recommend that you undertake sufficient independent research into the Products and Systems you are considering purchasing and do not rely solely on information provided on the Website.   We are not responsible for and, to the maximum extent permitted by law, exclude all liability in respect of (i) any Products or Systems that you may purchase from Suppliers or Installers and (ii) all information in relation to such Products or Systems provided on the Website.

Intellectual Property and Use of Content

Subject to relevant intellectual property rights of Suppliers and Installers, we retain all right, title and interest in the information, communications, software, scripting, photographs, text, videos, graphics, music, sounds, images, trademarks, trade names, logos and other materials and services found on the Website, including its look and feel (collectively, the “Content“).   Users of the Website who wish to purchase one or more of the videos as Pay Per View Content will be granted a licence to view that particular Pay Per View Content for a defined period from the time the payment has been processed.   The information is not to be copied, reproduced, licensed or made available to any third party other than the person who has purchased the Pay Per View Content. We retain full intellectual property rights over the content of the website and videos.

You should note that the Content is by protected copyright, trademark, database right, sui generis rights and other intellectual property laws (as the case may be), under national laws and international treaties.

You may not make alterations, copies, extractions, modifications, or additions to the Content on this site, or sell, copy, disseminate or licence it, or misuse the Content in any way.   If you want to re-publish, extract, reproduce, disseminate or otherwise use the Content, you must contact us in advance for permission except if otherwise expressly provided in these Terms of Use.

This is without prejudice to any rights you may have under applicable mandatory law.

Communication At Your Own Risk

E-mail and other methods of transmitting information over the Internet are subject to interference or scrutiny by third parties and should be independently verified.

We cannot ensure security and privacy of such communications and all risk in transmitting such communications lies with you.

Browse At Your Own Risk

Use of the website is entirely at your own risk and you assume full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the use of, viewing, access to, relying on or downloading of the Website and/or any Content.  

You agree that we are not liable for loss or damages arising out of your use, or your inability to use this, Website.

This Website is provided as is and we make no undertaking, representation or warranty:

(i)                 in connection with the completeness or accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any the Content, and therefore, the Content should not in any circumstances be relied upon; and/or

(ii)               that this Website or its server is free from defects, errors, viruses, bugs or other harmful elements.

Exclusion Of Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all liabilty to you, however arising, under or in connection with these Terms of Use or your use of the Website and the Content, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages, or if such loss or damages were reasonably foreseeable.

If we have any liability to you, it is in all cases limited in aggregate to the cost of the Pay Per View Content purchased by you.

Links To Third Party Websites and Advertisers

The Website may contain links to third party websites, but this does not mean that we endorse or authorise those websites. Your use of third party websites is subject to the terms and conditions of use contained within each of those websites.   We may terminate a link to a third party website at any time.

The fact that we provide a link to a third party website does not mean that we endorse, authorise or sponsor that website, nor does it mean that we are affiliated with the third party website’s owners or sponsors

The fact that we provide advertising space for a Supplier and/or an Installer does not mean that we endorse, authorise or sponsor that Supplier or Installer.

Prohibited Acts

You may not use the Website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website, the Service or any other party’s computer systems or hack or gain unauthorised access to this Website and its data.

You must not use the Website to transmit to or from the Website any potentially unlawful, threatening, libellous, defamatory, tortious, obscene, offensive, hateful, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material, or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under law, including, without limitation, any material that you are not entitled to post or transmit, or where such posting or transmission is otherwise in breach of any third party intellectual property rights.

You may not use any automated system or software to extract data from this Website for display on any other website or to use it otherwise and, equally, you may not copy or provide details of products and systems (including through links) or use it otherwise unless you obtained that information independent of our Website.

General search engines may provide links to our Website.   No other websites may provide links to our Website without our prior written consent.

Suspension/Termination Of Use

We may at any time, without notice or reason, suspend or terminate your access to the Website or any service forming part of the Website.   We are not liable to you or any third party for any suspension or termination of access to the Website.

Privacy Statement

For full details of the type of information we collect via our Website, our use of such information and any entities to whom we disclose this information, you should read our Privacy Statement   which is hereby incorporated into and forms part of these Terms of Use.

Entire Agreement

These Terms of Use (and other documents referred to in them) represent the entire understanding between you and us concerning the viewing, accessing and use of the Website and all prior promises, representations, understandings, arrangements, agreements are revoked.

Irish Law Applies

This is an Irish based Website and the information provided on it is generated from Ireland.

The Terms of Use are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ireland, and you agree that the courts of Ireland have exclusive jurisdiction to hear and determine any actions or proceedings that may arise out of or in connection with these Terms of Use. However, this does not prevent us from instituting proceedings outside of Ireland.