The following article sets out how we handle your personal identifiable information if you’re a Galway Energy Co-op user or visitor to our site. Data protection is of a particularly high priority for Galway Energy Co-op and it is important to us that you understand how we collect, use, and maintain your information.

By using the Galway Energy Co-op website, or using any Galway Energy Co-op products/services, you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy (last updated on April 10th, 2019)

What personal information do we collect from you when visiting our website?

Personal Information: At the time of sending a question/suggestion/comment a user will be requested to submit the following information: full name, email address, last visit date, and IP address. Galway Energy Co-op only asks you to disclose as much information as is necessary to provide you with service requested by you or to submit a question/suggestion/comment in relation to our website. Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your requests.

Anonymous Information: We may also collect details of your visits to our site (including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data), and the resources that you access. When you access our website, your computer’s browser provides us with information such as your IP address, browser type, access time and referring URL which is collected and used to compile statistical data on the use of our website. This information may be used to help us to improve our site and the services we offer.

What purposes your data are used for?

The email address you provide for contacting us, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your question/suggestion/comment. You will occasionally receive newsletters regarding new products, services, and events provided by Galway Energy Co-op.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information.

How long do we retain your information?

Information collected when you register with Galway Energy Co-op or subscribe to Galway Energy Co-op services is retained for as long you do not delete the account.

How you can review, update, get a copy or delete your data?

If you want to delete your information, send an email to [email address] including your Galway Energy Co-op username and we will do so with immediate effect.

About Us

Galway Energy Co-operative aims to be an advocate for provide clean, renewable energy and services for Galway City and the surrounding area. We commenced operation in 2018.

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Our Aims

Develop renewable energy to support climate change mitigation efforts

Democratise energy production

Develop local employment opportunities

Engage the knowledge, energy and expertise of the local community.