Legal notice

The EEFIG maintains this website to enhance public access to information about its initiatives and to provide a platform for open dialogue and work platform for public and private financial institutions, industry representatives and sector experts on how to overcome the challenges of obtaining long-term financing for energy efficiency. 

"Data" and "documents" shall in the following be understood broadly as any information available at the website.

Terms of use of site
The EEFIG reserves the right to modify the layout or content of the website at any time without prior notice.

The information on this website is provided without any form of guarantee, explicit or implied, and may be changed or updated without prior notice.

Any individual or company wishing to establish hyperlinks to this site may do so providing that the EEFIG, and the data provider/owner are described accurately and no implied relationship is suggested if none exists. The EEFIG, its partners and the data providers assume no responsibility whatsoever for the content included by third parties in the hyperlinks referred to on this site. The inclusion of a hyperlink in no case implies the existence of a relationship between the EEFIG, its partners and the data providers and the owner of the linked website, nor does it imply the acceptance or approval by the EEFIG, its partners and the data providers of the contents or services posted on that site and made available to the public.

It is prohibited to make any alterations, changes, modifications or adaptations to the website or to any information contained thereon.

The EEFIG assumes no responsibility for damages to the user's software or hardware arising from access to its website or from the use of the information or applications contained thereon. Likewise, the EEFIG does not assume any liability for and does not guarantee the uninterrupted availability of the website or that the information is free of errors.

Users are aware and voluntarily accept that any of the content of this website is used, in all cases, under their sole and exclusive responsibility.

Terms of use of information 
This site recognises full, free and open access to information where possible, whilst recognizing and respecting data ownerships and data rights that enable these data and documents to be created.

The use of information shall be limited to serving the objectives as stated in the introduction of this Legal Notice and may only be used for non-commercial purposes unless prior consent is obtained from the data owner, or anyone who possesses such rights.

Data, documents and use in general are provided ‘as is’ to users without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including quality and suitability for any purpose. The EEFIG accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site.

Any use of information from this site shall respect any intellectual property rights, use or re-use conditions. 

The materials included on this website are protected by copyright of the data owners, and any unauthorized use of any of these materials may constitute an infringement of such rights. 

The use of information shall fully recognise the role and rights of the individual member states of EU and UN, and respects any relevant legal restrictions related to data policies and data ownership.

Use and reuse of information from this website must be accompanied with a clear reference to this website and also to the source of the information in case the source of the data remains clearly traceable and can be established without effort. The general principle of reuse can be subject to conditions which may be specified in individual copyright notices provided at the website. Reuse is not applicable to documents subject to intellectual property rights of third parties. 

Data provided may have their own data access agreements and license conditions agreed upon with EEFIG, which restricts how or when EEFIG can make data available to others. Such restrictions are published on the website and related data cannot be used unless prior consent is obtained from the data owner, or anyone who possesses such rights.

Policies related to data use, privacy and personal data protection
This Legal Notice fully respects and comprises the relevant policies on the management of data and confidentiality applicable for each of the EEFIG partners (include hyperlinks/reference to EU Regulation (EC) N° 45/2001, reuse of EC documents (Decision of 12 December 2011) + refer to UNEP IP terms and conditions).


Last update: 1-04-2016