Terms of use

Welcome to the “Connect2Solar” website (the “Website”).

Please read these terms of use (the “Terms”), and any special terms stated on the pages of the Website, which govern your use of the “Connect2Solar ” Website.

These Terms cover your rights and legal responsibilities and become applicable as soon as you start to use this Website. By using the “Connect2Solar ” Website, you agree to these Terms and to our Privacy Policy, which you can read [here Connect2Solar ].

This Website is available to you free of charge (except for internet connection costs) for your personal use, subject to compliance with these Terms.

By accessing, visiting and/or using this Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these Terms, and that you undertake to comply with all relevant laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use this Website.

You may only use the Website for legitimate purposes. You undertake to access the information provided on this Website exclusively for personal and non-commercial use.

The content of these Terms of use may change. We therefore advise you to read them regularly. They were last updated on 1 April 2019.

1. Legal information

This Website is the property of Connect2Solar  (the “Connect2Solar ”). Connect2Solar comprises Australian subsidiaries of the Connect2Solar  and other Australian entities in which Connect2Solar  holds majority ownership interest (including entities that are Australian subsidiaries of International Power (Australia) Holdings Pty Ltd (which are held 72% by International Power Ltd. and 28% by Mitsui & Co., Ltd.). Connect2Solar  is a public limited company with capital of 2,435,285,011 euros, entered in the Nanterre Register of Companies under number 542 107 651)

Connect2Solar’s head office is located at Level 33, Rialto South Tower, 525 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia.

2. Limitation of liability and guarantees

As a user of the Website, you acknowledge that you have the necessary skills and means to access and use this Website.

Connect2Solar and its contributors make every effort to ensure that the information provided on this Website is accurate and up-to-date, reserving the right to modify the content at any time and without notice. However, they cannot guarantee that this information is complete, or that it has not been modified by a third party (hacking, virus, etc.). Connect2Solar and its contributors also accept no liability (direct or indirect) in the event of delay, error or omission with regard to the contents and use of these pages and in the event of the service being interrupted or unavailable.

You agree that you have been informed that the Website is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except in the event of force majeure, server problems, problems caused by the telecommunications network infrastructures or other technical difficulties. Connect2Solar may occasionally shut down its Website for maintenance purposes.

Connect2Solar is not responsible for delays, operating problems or incompatibility between the Website and files, your browser or any other programme used for access to the Website.

Connect2Solar may under no circumstances be held liable for any direct or indirect damage resulting from or subsequent to third-party distribution of a virus by means of our Website, which may infect your computer system following connection to this Website, use of this Website or browsing on this Website. Likewise, Connect2Solar may not be held liable for any material or consequential damage (including but not limited to technical failure, disclosure of confidential documents and data loss), or for any other indirect damage, arising from or associated with the use of the Website.

Connect2Solar makes every possible effort to ensure that the information provided on the Website is accurate and up-to-date, and reserves the right to correct the content at any time and without prior notice. However, Connect2Solar and its contributors make no undertaking and assume no liability, under any circumstances whatsoever, with regard to the relevance, continuity, accuracy, absence of errors, veracity, timeliness, fair and commercial nature, quality, validity and availability of the information contained in this Website. Each internet user shall be fully responsible for the risks incurred by giving credence to this information. Incorrect information or omissions may be encountered arising from typographical or formatting errors. If you find any such errors, please inform us so that we can make the relevant corrections.

The information on the Website is provided “as seen”, without guarantee of any kind, whether implied or explicit. Connect2Solar categorically rejects any interpretation that seeks to represent the content of the Website an offer of purchase or an incitement to purchase shares or other securities, whether listed or unlisted, of Connect2Solar , or any one of its direct or indirect subsidiaries or affiliate companies.

If Connect2Solar is unable by law to exclude its liability, then to the extent it is permitted by law to do so it limits its liability to the re-supply of the affected products or services, or payment of the cost of re-supply, at its discretion.

Connect2Solar reserves the right to modify any content of the Website at its sole discretion. Pursuant to its policy of updating and improving the Website, Connect2Solar may decide to modify these Terms.

Any dated information published on the Website is valid exclusively for the specified date.

Users are also reminded that the confidentiality of correspondence cannot be guaranteed on the network and that every internet user is responsible for taking all appropriate measures to protect their own data and/or software from contamination by any viruses that may be circulating on the Internet.

The Website may include links to other Connect2Solar websites or Connect2Solar Group companies likely to have their own legal conditions, which should be read and complied with.

3. Access codes and passwords

Some services on the Website may require an access code and password.

These access codes and passwords are confidential, personal and non-transferable. You are responsible for their management, safekeeping and for the consequences of their use. You are responsible for taking the measures necessary for their protection and safekeeping. The Connect2Solar  Group may under no circumstances be held liable for any fraudulent use.

For security reasons, access to secure sections may be automatically barred after several failed access attempts. The Connect2Solar Group reserves the right to suspend access to the Website in the event of fraud or attempted fraud in the use of a password or access code.

The information recorded by the Website’s computer system when the user logs on will constitute evidence of any actions performed by the user on the Website, and evidence that those actions have been processed.

4. Intellectual property

The Connect2Solar  trademarks and logos (semi-figurative trademarks) shown on the Website are registered trademarks. Any full or partial reproduction or representation, alone or in company with other elements, without the prior express written authorisation of theConnect2Solar  Group or the Connect2Solar Group is strictly forbidden.

The general structure, software, texts, images, videos, sounds, know-how, animations, and more generally all information and content shown on the Website, are the property of the Connect2Solar  or are subject to rights of use or exploitation. These elements are subject to copyright law.

These Terms do not grant you any licence for the use of trademarks, logos or photographs belonging to the Connect2Solar  Group.

Any databases appearing on the Website are protected by the legal provisions for the protection of databases. In this respect, the Connect2Solar  Group expressly prohibits any re-use, reproduction or extraction of elements of these databases. The user shall be held liable for any such reuse, reproduction or extraction.

The Connect2Solar Group reserves the right to delete immediately and without prior notice any content – message, text, image or graphic that contravenes the law.

If you wish to use some of the Website content (text, image, etc), you must obtain prior express written authorisation from the Connect2Solar, by writing to the address given in the paragraph “Legal information” or by sending an e-mail to the webmaster.

5. Respect for privacy
As a user of the Website, you must refrain from compiling and using in any fraudulent manner any personal data you obtain, and from any action likely to damage the privacy, reputation, esteem, image or sensitivity, of any individual or corporation, and notably of the Connect2Solar, by avoiding any defamatory, provocative, malicious or threatening comments, messages or texts on any medium.

6. Cookies

When logging on to the Website, you may be informed that a cookie will automatically be installed on your browser software. This is a block of data that is not used for identification purposes but for recording information about your browsing on the Website. It is used to analyse activity, measure interest, etc., and otherwise to improve the quality of the Website.

You can set your browser software to inform you of the presence of a cookie and to refuse it if you wish.

If you choose to set your browser to refuse cookies, some services may no longer be accessible.

The Website may use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies (text files placed on your computer) to help the website operators analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the Website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. When logging on to the Website, you may be informed that a cookie will automatically be installed on your browser software. This is a block of data that is not used for identification purposes but for recording information about your browsing on the Website. It is used to analyse activity, measure interest, etc., and otherwise to improve the quality of the Website.

7. Hyperlinks

The Connect2Solar  may not be held liable for hyperlinks to other websites, and particularly for the content of those websites.

The Connect2Solar  is not liable for hyperlinks from other sites to this Website and no such links may be set up without its prior written authorisation.

8. Cautionary statement on forward-looking data

The Website may contain certain information that does not rely on historical facts and that makes statements about the future, including – but not limited to – statements that are predictions of future events, trends, plans or objectives. Such statements are based on the current views and assumptions of management and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements (or from past results). Additional information regarding these risks and uncertainties may be set out in the documents filed by a member of the Connect2Solar Group with the relevant authorities. Forward-looking statements represent predictions made on a certain date, and the Connect2Solar Group makes no undertaking to update or revise them, whether in response to new information, future events or for any other reason.

9. General clauses
Any assignment or other transfer of the rights granted under these conditions is strictly forbidden.

If, for any reason whatsoever, a competent court were to rule that a provision of these Terms is invalid, the invalidity of that provision will not in any way affect the validity of the remaining Terms, which will remain in force.

Failure by one of the parties to exercise a right or to institute legal proceedings under the terms of these Terms shall not be deemed to be a waiver of such a right or such proceedings.

The Website is subject to the laws of Victoria. These Terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Victoria.

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