Privacy Policy

DATA PROTECTION

1. NAME AND CONTACT DETAILS OF THE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROCESSING AND THE COMPANY DATA PROTECTION OFFICER

This data protection information applies to data processing by:

PEVbit Smart Energy GmbH, Hauptstrasse 3, 4717 Mümliswil-Ramiswil, Switzerland, TELEPHONE: +41 76 482 9993, email; info@pevbit.com

2. COLLECTION AND STORAGE OF PERSONAL DATA AND THE NATURE AND PURPOSE OF THEIR USE

When visiting the website: www.pevbit.com

When you visit our website, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to the server on our website.

This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information is recorded without any action on your part and stored until it is automatically deleted:

IP address of the requesting computer,
date and time of access,
name and URL of the retrieved file,
website from which access is made (referrer URL),
browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer and the name of your access provider .

When contacting us  

If you contact us via the contact form or an e-mail, your details will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and in the event that follow-up inquiries arise. After successful processing, the data will be deleted again, provided that they do not lead to business initiation. In this case the data will be saved according to §147 AO.

When registering for the newsletter:

If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need a valid e-mail address from you, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided or that it is the owner of it Owner agrees to receive the newsletter. Further data is not collected. You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter at any time. The revocation can be made via a link in the newsletter itself or by notifying us.

When registering for the closed area (login):

In order to be able to use the services in the closed area on this page, we save and process your e-mail address and a freely selectable login name. You can voluntarily enter your first and last name in the user administration. If you terminate the cooperation, your data will be completely deleted from the system on the next working day following your termination date.

The data mentioned will be processed by us for the following purposes:

Ensuring a smooth connection to the website, ensuring comfortable use of our website, evaluating system security and stability, as well as for further administrative purposes. The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest follows from the data collection purposes listed above.

Under no circumstances do we use the data collected for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you personally.

In addition, we use cookies and analysis services when you visit our website. You will find more detailed explanations under Sections 4 and 5 of this data protection declaration.

3. DISCLOSURE OF DATA

A transfer of your personal data to third parties for purposes other than those listed below does not take place.

We only pass on your personal data to third parties if:

You have given your express consent in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. reason to believe, that you have an overriding legitimate interest in non-disclosure of your data in the event that there is for passing under Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DSGVO a legal obligation, as well as permitted by law and according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. b GDPR for the processing of contractual relationships with you.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

4. COOKIES

We use cookies on our website. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website. Cookies do not cause any damage to your device and do not contain any viruses, Trojans or other malware.

Information is stored in the cookie that results in connection with the specific device used. However, this does not mean that we are immediately aware of your identity.

The use of cookies serves on the one hand to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. We use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages on our website. These are automatically deleted after leaving our site.

In addition, we also use temporary cookies to optimize user-friendliness, which are stored on your device for a specific period of time. If you visit our site again to use our services, it will automatically recognize that you have already visited us and which entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to re-enter them.

On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for you in order to optimize our offer (see section 5). These cookies enable us to automatically recognize when you visit our site again that you have already visited us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period of time.

The data processed by cookies are required for the purposes mentioned to safeguard our legitimate interests and those of third parties in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit.f GDPR.

Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a message always appears before a new cookie is created. However, if you completely deactivate cookies, you may not be able to use all the functions of our website.

5. THIRD PARTY ANALYSIS TOOLS AND SERVICES

Visitor statistics

Our website uses its own analysis tool. This tool records the total number of page views as well as the number and country of origin of the visitors per day. At the end of a calendar year, the individual data are combined into a data record for the entire year. This data record only contains the total number of page views and the number of visitors. All individual data will be deleted.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Facebook

This offer uses social plugins (“plugins”) from the social network facebook.com, which is operated by Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Facebook”). The plugins can be recognized by one of the Facebook logos (white “f” on a blue tile, the terms “Like” or a “thumbs up” sign) orare marked with the addition “Facebook Social Plugin”. The list and the appearance of the Facebook social plugins can be viewed here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When a user calls up a website of this offer that contains such a plugin, his browser establishes a direct connection with the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin will transmitted from Facebook directly to your browser and integrated into the website by it. 

The provider therefore has no influence on the amount of data that Facebook collects with the help of this plugin and therefore informs the user according to its level of knowledge: By integrating the plugin, Facebook receives the information that a user has accessed the corresponding page of the offer. 

If the user is logged in to Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to his Facebook account. When users interact with the plugins, for example by pressing the Like button or making a comment, the relevant information is sent directly from your browser to Facebook and saved there. If a user is not a member from Facebook, there is still the possibility that Facebook will find out its IP address and save it. 

According to Facebook, only an anonymized IP address is saved in Germany . The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook as well as the related rights and setting options to protect the privacy of users can be found in Facebook’s data protection information: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/ . 

If a user is a Facebook member and does not want Facebook to collect data about him via this offer and link it to his member data stored on Facebook, he must log on to Facebook before visiting the website log out. Further settings and contradictions to the use of data for advertising purposes are possible within the Facebook profile settings: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads.

YouTube

Our website uses plugins from YouTube, operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plug-in, a connection to the YouTube servers will be established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited. Furthermore, YouTube can save various cookies on your device. With the help of these cookies, YouTube can obtain information about visitors to our website. This information is used, among other things, to collect video statistics, improve user-friendliness and prevent attempted fraud. The cookies remain on your device until you delete them.

If you are logged into your YouTube account, you enable YouTube to assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

YouTube is used in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers. … This is a legitimate interest within the meaning of Article 6 § 1 lit. f DSGVO is more information on the handling of user data, please see the privacy policy of YouTube at: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de .

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

6. DATA SUBJECT RIGHTS

You have the right:

to request information about your personal data processed by us in accordance with Art. 15 GDPR. In particular, you can obtain information about the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to correction, deletion, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a The right to lodge a complaint, the origin of your data, if we have not collected it, as well as the existence of automated decision-making including profiling and, if necessary, meaningful information on their details; 

in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR, to immediately request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us; according to Art. 17 GDPR, to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, unless the processing is necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfill a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims; 

In accordance with Art. 18 GDPR, to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data if you dispute the correctness of the data, the processing is unlawful, but you refuse to delete it and we no longer need the data, but you need it to assert or exercise it or you need to defend legal claims or you have objected to processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR; according to Art. 20 GDPR your personal data, that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request that it be transmitted to another person responsible; 

to revoke your consent given to us at any time in accordance with Art. 7 Para. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue the data processing based on this consent in the future and to complain to a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 GDPR. 

As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or our office. 3 GDPR, to revoke your once given consent to us at any time. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue the data processing based on this consent in the future and to complain to a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 GDPR. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or our office.

7. RIGHT TO OBJECT

If your personal data are processed on the basis of legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit.f GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. which arise from your particular situation or the objection is directed against direct mail. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which we will implement without specifying a particular situation.

If you would like to make use of your right of revocation or objection, an email to is sufficient.

8. DATA SECURITY

We use the widespread SSL (Secure Socket Layer) method in conjunction with the highest level of encryption supported by your browser when you visit our website. As a rule, this is a 256-bit encryption. If your browser does not support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. You can tell whether an individual page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form by the closed key or lock symbol in the lower status bar of your browser.

We also use suitable technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or complete loss, destruction or against unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological developments.

9. UPDATE AND CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

This data protection declaration is currently valid and was last updated in June 2021.

Due to the further development of our website and offers on it or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may be necessary to change this data protection declaration.

You can call up and print out the current data protection declaration at any time on the website at www.pevbit.com.

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