When you interact with us through the Qado Services, we may collect Personal Data and other information from you, as further described below:
Non-Identifiable Data: When you interact with Qado through the Qado Services, we receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information. Such information, which is collected passively using various technologies, cannot presently be used to specifically identify you. Qado may store such information itself or such information may be included in databases owned and maintained by Qado affiliates, agents or service providers. The Qado Services may use such information and pool it with other information to track, for example, the total number of visitors to our Web Sites, the number of visitors to each page of our Web Sites, and the domain names of our visitors' Internet service providers. It is important to note that no Personal Data is available or used in this process.
Aggregated Personal Data: In an ongoing effort to better understand and serve the users of the Qado Services, Qado may conduct research on its customer demographics, interests and behavior based on the Personal Data and other information provided to us. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis, and Qado may share this aggregate data with its affiliates, agents and business partners. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. Qado may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our services to current and prospective business partners, and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Qado is not in the business of selling your information. We consider this information to be a vital part of our relationship with you. There are, however, certain circumstances in which we may share your Personal Data with certain third parties without further notice to you, as set forth below:
Business Transfers: As we develop our business, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, Personal Data may be part of the transferred assets.
Agents, Consultants and Related Third Parties: Qado, like many businesses, sometimes hires other companies to perform certain business-related functions. Examples of such functions include mailing information, maintaining databases and processing payments and interconnection applications. When we employ another company to perform a function of this nature, we only provide them with the information that they need to perform their specific function.
Utilities and other Authorized Parties: When you submit an interconnection application via the Interconnection Application Portal, we will share your information with the applicable Utility. In addition, you have the opportunity to indicate in the Interconnection Application Portal if you would like the interconnection application shared with other third parties (such as an electrical engineer who may be he helpful in answering application questions regarding your distributed energy source). If you indicate that you would like to share your interconnection application with any such third party (each, an “Authorized Party”), we will share such information with such Authorized Party.
You can use certain Qado Services without providing any Personal Data. However, if you choose not to provide any Personal Data, you may not be able to use certain Qado Services.
You use Qado Services at your own risk. Qado takes reasonable steps to protect the Personal Data provided via the Qado Services from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no Internet or e-mail transmission is ever fully secure or error free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from the Qado Services may not be secure. Therefore, you should take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail. Please keep this in mind when disclosing any Personal Data to Qado via the Internet. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Qado Services.
To keep your Personal Data accurate, current, and complete, please contact us as specified below. We will take reasonable steps to update or correct Personal Data in our possession that you have previously submitted via this Qado Services.
You may contact us as follows: firstname.lastname@example.org