Below you will find information on what “cookies” are, what type of cookies the website uses, how to disable cookies in your browser, and how to disable the installation of third-party cookies. If you do not find the specific information you are looking for, please write to: firstname.lastname@example.org
What are cookies?
Cookies are files that some platforms, such as websites, can download onto your computer or other device when connected to the internet. The functions may vary: they can store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, enable certain technical funcionalities… Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information about the user’s browsing habits or their equipment, to the point, depending on the case, of being able to recognize the user.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to work more smoothly and adapt to your preferences, such as storing your language, city, or country. They also help website operators improve their services, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them.
Browsing the ABEI Energy & Infrastructure website means that the following types of cookies can be installed:
– Performance cookies
This type of cookie remembers your preferences for tools or services, so you don’t have to reconfigure them whenever you visit the website and, in some cases, may be provided by third parties. In the case of e-commerce websites, they allow us to keep information about your shopping cart.
We use the so-called session cookies to improve our services in order to enhance the user’s browing experience. If these cookies are blocked or deleted, the website will continue to function.
– Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are necessary for the correct use of the website, allowing access to areas that have security filters. Without these cookies, many of the services available would not be operational.
– Advertising Cookies
They are those that allow to effectively manage advertising space on our website, adapting the content of the ad to the content of the requested service or the use you make of our website. Thanks to it we can know your browsing habits on the Internet and show you advertising related to your browing profile.
– Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a free web analysis tool by Google that mainly allows website owners to know users interaction with their website. It also enables cookies on the site’s domain you are on and uses a set of cookies called “__utma” and “__utmz” to collect information anonymously and report website trends. More information about Google Analytics cookies and privacy information. Thanks to this we can study the navigation of our websites, and help optimize the user’s experience.
– Other third party cookies
Third-party cookies may be installed to manage and improve the services offered. An example of this use are the links to social networks that allow you to share our content.
How to set up my preferences
You can allow, block, or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the internet browser options. If you block them, certain services that require their use may not be available.
Below are links to information on how to enable your preferences in different browsers:
Finally, you can go to the Your Online Choices portal where, in addition to finding useful information, you can set up, supplier by supplier, your preferences on third-party cookies.