Narec Distributed Energy Website privacy policy

This website is operated by Narec Distributed Energy (NDE).

We take your privacy very seriously therefore we urge to read this policy very carefully because it contains important information about us and:

  • the personal information we collect about you, our users
  • what we do with your information, and
  • who your information may be shared with

Who we are:

Narec Distributed Energy (NDE) (‘we’ or ‘us’) are a ‘data controller’ for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, (ie we are responsible for, and control the processing of, your personal information).

Information we collect:

a) Personal information you provide to us
We collect the following personal information that you provide to us:

  • Your Name
  • Email Address
  • Telephone Number

Some examples of when we collect this information include:

  • When signing up to our Newsletter
  • When Registering for one of our courses
  • When entering into a Consultancy/ContractAgreement

b) Personal information provided by third parties

We may receive information about you from other sources. This information may include:

  • Credit Information
  • Credit References

We will add this information to the information we hold about you for the following purposes:

  • To check company creditworthiness
  • To check for possible fraudulent activity
  • To confirm users age and address
  • To improve and personalise our services

c) Personal information you provide about third parties
If you give us information about another person, you confirm that the other person has appointed you to act on their behalf and agreed that you:

shall consent on their behalf to the processing of their personal data;
shall receive any data protection notices on their behalf; and
shall consent on their behalf to the transfer of their personal data abroad.

How we use the information we collect:

We collect information about our users for the following purposes:

  • Statistical and Behavioural analysis

Who your information may be shared with:

We may share your information with:

  • Law enforcement agencies in connection with any investigation to help prevent unlawful activity
  • Business Partners
  • Subcontractors
  • Awarding Bodies

Keeping your information secure:

We will use technological and organisation measures to keep your information secure. These measures may include the following examples:

User account access is controlled by a unique password and username
All data is stored on secure servers

However, while we will use all reasonable efforts to secure your personal data, in using the site you acknowledge that the use of the internet is not entirely secure and for this reason we cannot guarantee the security or integrity of any personal data that are transferred from you or to you via the internet. If you have any particular concerns about your information, please contact us using the details below.

What rights do you have?

Right to request a copy of your information

You can request a copy of your information which we hold (this is known as a subject access request). If you would like a copy of some or it, please:

  • Email, call or write to us (using the contact details below)
  • Let us have proof of your identity and address (a copy of your driving licence or passport and a recent utility or credit card bill), and
  • Let us know the information you want a copy of, including any account or reference numbers, if you have them

Right to correct any mistakes in your information

You can require us to correct any mistakes in your information which we hold free of charge. If you would like to do this, please:

  • Contact us using the contact details below
  • Let us have enough information to identify you (e.g. account number, user name, registration details), and
  • Let us know the information that is incorrect and what it should be replaced with

Right to ask us to stop contacting you with direct marketing

You can ask us to stop contacting you for direct marketing purposes. If you would like to do this, please:

  • email, call or write to us (using the contact details below)
  • let us have proof of your identity and address (a copy of your driving licence or passport and a recent utility or credit card bill), and
  • let us know what method of contact you are not happy with if you are unhappy with certain ways of contacting you only (for example, you may be happy for us to contact you by email but not by telephone)

From time to time we may also have other methods to unsubscribe from any direct marketing including for example, unsubscribe buttons or web links. If such are offered, please note that there may be some period after selecting to unsubscribe in which marketing may still be received while your request is being processed.

Changes to the privacy policy:

We may change this privacy policy from time to time. You should check this policy occasionally to ensure you are aware of the most recent version that will apply each time you access this website.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this policy or the information we hold about you, please contact us by:

e-mail:     GDPR@narecde.co.uk

post:

Narec Distributed Energy
Charles Parsons Technology Centre
High Quay
Blyth, Northumberland
NE24 2AZ

Or telephone: +44 (0)1670 357638

Calls will be answered at the following times:

Monday – Friday 09:00 – 16:30

We may record calls for quality and training purposes.