This cookie policy applies to Pure Energy Solutions Ltd (Company no. 11522506) with its registered office at 22 Buckland Drive, Wigan, WN5 0JR (‘Pure Energy Solutions‘, ‘we‘, ‘our‘ or ‘us‘) and the cookies used on our website www.pureenergysolutions.co.uk (‘website‘).

  1. INTRODUCTION

Cookies are small text files that may be stored on your computer (or other internet enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you visit a website. They help websites remember information about your visit, like your country, language and other settings. They can also help make your next visit easier.

We use cookies and other similar technologies such as marketing tags for several purposes as described more fully below, including collecting information about the number of visitors to the website and customer demographics, which is used to improve your experience of the website. Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

If you wish to remove cookies placed on your device by our site or stop our site placing further cookies on your device you can do this at any time (learn how to do this below).

  1. CATEGORIES OF COOKIES USED ON THIS WEBSITE AND PURPOSES

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies.

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. They include, for example, cookies which help prevent security attacks, and cookies which store your cookie consent preferences. We do not require your consent to place these cookies. Nevertheless, you may be able to block these cookies yourself on your device/ browser, but restricting these cookies is likely to mean that our website will not work as you would expect and certain functionality may be inoperable.

Non-essential cookies

Analytical/performance cookies.

They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, how they reached our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows, which helps to identify when our website isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the website, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website.

We have enabled Google Analytics Demographics and Optimizely on the website to allow us to review information about users of the website. We may use this information to enable us to make decisions about what information to include on the website and how to present it.

You may opt-out of tracking from Google Analytics and/or the Google Analytics Advertising features enabled on the website by refusing the use of cookies (see below), through configuring the Google Ad settings or by installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Functionality cookies.

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation and allow us to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Targeting & Advertising cookies.

These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. This information will be used by us or our advertising partners/ third parties to build a profile of interests, make our website and the advertising displayed on it (and across the internet on other sites) more relevant to your interests. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

Social Media Cookies.

So you can easily “Like”, “Follow” us, or share our content, we have included sharing buttons on our site for certain social media sites such as YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter. These cookies are set by the third party social media sites to which they relate, including.

The privacy implications vary from social media site to social media site and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these sites. Please refer to the relevant social media site’s privacy and cookies policy for more information.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Strictly necessary

CookieCookie DurationPurposeMore information

 

CookieConsent1 yearCookie ConsentStores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain
csrftoken1 yearSecurityHelps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.
OptanonConsent1 yearCookie ConsentDetermines whether the visitor has accepted the cookie consent box. This ensures that the cookie consent box will not be presented again upon re-entry.

Non-essential

CookieCookie DurationPurposeMore information

 

Lang (LinkedIn)SessionFunctionality (social media)Set by LinkedIn when a web page contains an embedded “Follow us” panel.
Lang (LinkedIn ads)SessionFunctionality (social media/ preferences)Remembers the user’s selected language version of a website
_ga (Bright Talk Google Analytics)2 yearsAnalytical/ StatisticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_ga (Pure Energy Solutions Google Analytics)2 yearsAnalytical/ StatisticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_ga (Prezi Google Analytics)2 yearsAnalytical/ StatisticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gat (Pure Energy Solutions Google Analytics)1 dayAnalytical/ StatisticalUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_gat (Prezi Google Analytics)1 dayAnalytical/ StatisticalUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_gid (Pure Energy Solutions Google Analytics)1 dayAnalytical/ StatisticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gid (Prezi Google Analytics)1 dayAnalytical/ StatisticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gid (Bright Talk Google Analytics)1 dayAnalytical/ StatisticalRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
optimizelyBuckets (Optimizely)179 daysAnalytical/ StatisticalStores settings on Optimizely user experience experiments and variations that the visitor has been bucketed into. This ensures the visitor consistently sees the same variation, even over multiple sessions.
optimizelyEndUserId (Optimizely)179 daysAnalytical/ StatisticalUsed to measure how selected users react to targeted changes to the website’s content and functionality, in order to determine what variation is most efficacious in terms of converting users to customers.
optimizelyPendingLogEvents (Optimizely)1 dayAnalytical/ StatisticalUsed by Optimizely as a cache of a user’s actions between tracking calls.
optimizelySegments (Optimizely)179 daysAnalytical/ StatisticalUsed by Optimizely to store the user’s audience and dimension information (e.g., browser, campaign, mobile, source type, custom dimensions).
Vuid (Vimeo)2 yearsAnalytical/ StatisticalCollects data on the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.
__putma (Prezi)20 yearsTargeting & AdvertisingTargets ads based on behavioural profiling and geographical location.
_fbp (Facebook)3 monthsSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
_ptref (Prezi)1 dayTargeting & AdvertisingTargets ads based on behavioural profiling and geographical location.
ads/ga-audiences (Google Adwords)SessionAnalytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites.
Bcookie (LinkedIn)2 yearsSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Bscookie (LinkedIn)2 yearsSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Fr (Facebook)3 monthsSocial Media/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
GPS (YouTube)1 daySocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingRegisters a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.
IDE (Double Click)1 yearAnalytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
Lidc (LinkedIn)1 daySocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
lpv547792 (Pardot)1 dayAnalyticalThis LPV cookie is set to keep Pardot from tracking multiple page views on a single asset over a 30-minute session. For example, if a visitor reloads a landing page several times over a 30-minute period, this cookie keeps each reload from being tracked as a page view.
optimizely_data$$first_session (Bright Talk)SessionTargeting & AdvertisingUsed for targeted advertising.
Pardot (Pardot)SessionAnalytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed to identify the visitor across visits and devices. This allows the website to present the visitor with relevant advertisement – The service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers.
test_cookie (Double Click)1 dayAnalyticalUsed by Google DoubleClick to check if the user’s browser supports cookies.
Tr (Facebook)SessionSocial Media/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
UserMatchHistory (LinkedIn)29 daysSocial Media/ Targeting & AdvertisingUsed to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.
visitor_id# (Pardot)10 yearsAnalytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingThe visitor cookie includes a unique visitor ID and the unique identifier for your account. For example, the cookie name visitor_id12345 stores the visitor ID 1010101010. The account identifier, 12345, makes sure that the visitor is tracked on the correct Pardot account. The visitor value is the visitor_id in your Pardot account. This cookie is set for visitors by the Pardot tracking code.
visitor_id#-hash (Pardot)10 yearsAnalytical/ FunctionalThe visitor hash cookie contains the account ID and stores a unique hash. For example, the cookie name visitor_id12345-hash stores the hash “855c3697d9979e78ac404c4ba2c66533”, and the account ID is 12345. This cookie is a security measure to make sure that a malicious user can’t fake a visitor from Pardot and access corresponding prospect information.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE (YouTube)179 daysSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingTries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos
YSC (YouTube)SessionSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.
yt-remote-cast-installed (YouTube)SessionSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-connected-devices (YouTube)PersistentSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-device-id (YouTube)PersistentSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-fast-check-period (YouTube)SessionSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-session-app (YouTube)SessionSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video
yt-remote-session-name (YouTube)SessionSocial Media/ Analytical/ Targeting & AdvertisingStores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Cookie List

We use necessary (essential) cookies to make our site work. We’d also like to set optional cookies to help make your experience of our website better. We won’t set optional cookies unless you enable them. Using this tool will set a cookie on your device to remember your preferences.

Essential

Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

Non Essential – Analytical

We’d like to (or allow our partners to) set other (functionality and analytical) cookies to help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it.

Non Essential – Advertising

We’d also like to set targeting and advertising cookies to allow us (and our partners, including social media sites) to advertise the most relevant products and services to you.

  1. COOKIE PREFERENCES

Please provide your consent through our pop-up banner to our use of non-essential cookies on our website. You may withdraw your consent at any point by returning to our website, clicking on our banner and unchecking the box. Please be aware we do not need your consent (and do not ask for it) to place strictly necessary cookies (as described above).

Most browsers have cookies enabled by default. However if you don’t want to enable cookies, you’ll still be able to browse the site.

If you wish to disable all cookies, you can usually opt-out by setting your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

(a) https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome);

(b) https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences (Firefox);

(c) http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera);

(d) https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);

(e) https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari); and

(f) https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (Edge).

To learn more on how to disable cookies on your browser, please consult your browser “help” section or go to aboutcookies.org.

To disable specific cookies, you can opt-out using the opt-out mechanisms (on our cookie banner) and links provided in the chart above. You can also delete cookies that have already been set through your browser settings.

Please note that if you choose to disable some categories of cookies that we use, you may experience reduced functionality or be prevented from using the website altogether.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

The setting and use of cookies (and the collection of information as a result) may also result in the processing of your personal data. If you would like more information about how Pure Energy uses personal data (being information which is capable of identifying an individual) generally, please see our privacy policy. If you have any further questions, comments or requests regarding our cookies policy or how we use cookies, you can contact us by email at info@pureenergysolutions.co.uk

  1. CHANGES TO THIS COOKIES POLICY

Any changes to this cookies policy in the future will be posted on this page and we will take all measures reasonably necessary to communicate any changes to this cookies policy to you. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to this cookies policy. We will also bring your attention to such changes by updating our cookie banner/ pop-up.

This policy was last reviewed and updated: April 2020