Privacy notice

Welcome to the website of Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH!

Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company, our products, and our online content.  Protecting your privacy while you use our various websites is important to us.  We therefore ask you to please take note of the following information:

Anonymized compilation of data In principle, you are free to visit the websites of Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH without revealing your identity.  The only information we will obtain will be the name of your internet-service provider, the website from which you have navigated to our pages, and the particular websites of our internet offering that you visit.  This information will be evaluated for statistical purposes.  You, the individual user, will remain anonymous in the process. 

Collection and processing of personal data Your personal data will be collected only if you provide it to us voluntarily, e.g. to implement a contractual agreement, to take part in a survey, or to register for customized services.  Subject to your prior consent, the registration data you provide in connection with the customized services of Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH may be processed for purposes of advertising and market research, as well as to optimize our electronic services in keeping with your specific needs.  Assuming you give your consent, moreover, the information you call up during your visit to our websites will be compiled to form a user profile, so that we can offer you advertising tailored to your interests.  Said data will be transmitted in encrypted form to prevent its abuse by third parties.

Export of data to states outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) for processingNo data will be exported to states outside of the EEA.

Use and transmission of personal dataThe only uses to which the personal data collected via the websites of Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH will be put without your express consent will be the processing of your enquiry or the implementation of any agreement we may conclude with you.  Additional uses – for which we will always request your express prior consent – may include advertising, market research, or the optimization of the electronic services provided by Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH.  We will also not send you any personalized advertising without your prior consent.  Your data will not be transmitted to third parties in any other respect.  Once you have given your consent, you will of course be free to revoke it with future effect at any time.

Google Analytics
 This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
<a href=“javascript:gaOptout()“>Disable Google Analytics</a>
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
Source: www.datenschutzbeauftragter-info.de

External links To keep you optimally informed, our websites may contain links referring you to third-party websites.  Please bear in mind that – insofar as this is not immediately apparent – these are external links.  Thus, Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH has no influence on the content or design of such sites, for which other providers are responsible.  It follows, therefore, that the warranties given under the present privacy notice will not apply to these external sites.

Additional information and contact dataIf you have any further questions on the topic of data privacy at Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH, please feel free to contact our company’s data protection officer, whose contact information is provided below.  The data protection officer will be able to tell you which of your data are being stored by us.  You may also send us a letter or an email at any time to provide clarifying information, request deletions or corrections, or to simply make helpful suggestions.  Please use the addresses below:

Berliner Erdgasspeicher GmbH

Glockenturmstraße 18
14053 Berlin

Data Protection Officer: Mrs. Ulrike Loewe

Email: U.Loewe@Berliner-Erdgasspeicher.de


Telefon: +49 30 7872 27 42