Scatec is strongly committed to protecting personal data. This Privacy Statement applies to www.scatec.com and governs data collection and usage of personal data. By using the Scatec website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Scatec ASA operates the website and is the controller for the processing of your personal data.
To the extent your personal data is processed by one of Scatec’ business units, that business unit will be considered controller when determining the purposes and means for the processing in accordance with any applicable privacy statement for the processing.
Information collection, use and sharing
When you contact us, such as in relation to projects, media- or, investor contacts, supplier relations, sponsorships, partnerships or job positions, we collect your name, e-mail address, country and any other information that you wish to provide to us in order to enable us to meet your request. The data processing is necessary for fulfilling a request, a contract with you or for taking steps prior to entering into contract, or that it is in our legitimate interest to meet your request.
When you subscribe to receive a newsletter (which may include news, press releases and stock exchange notifications), we collect your e-mail address in order to be able to send you the newsletter. In order to subscribe, you must provide your consent prior to receiving the newsletter and you are free to withdraw it at any time. You may opt out of receiving newsletters from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions at the bottom of the newsletter that you receive.
If you submit a report through our whistleblowing channel, our third party service provider BDO may collect information about whether or not you are an employee of Scatec and your name, address, telephone number, email address if you choose to provide us with that information. You are not required to answer each question in the questionnaire and you may choose to remain anonymous. The data processing is necessary for our legitimate interest of discovering breaches, suspected breaches or incidents and for the purposes of carrying out the obligations relating to social security and social protection law.
We will process your personal data securely and will apply and maintain appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful destruction or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, in particular where the processing involves the transmission of data over a network, and against all other unlawful forms of processing. Your personal data will be retained as long as necessary to fulfill the legitimate purposes for the processing and as long as required by applicable legislation.’
This Privacy Statement does not address or govern the privacy practices adopted by third parties on third party websites or in relation to third party services that may be accessible through use of the website. We are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by third party websites or third party services.
We may share your data, for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions, with third parties who provide services on our behalf. We will not disclose your personal data to third parties for their marketing purposes, nor will we disclose personal data to our business partners, unless you have given your explicit consent to such use.
We may share your personal data with third parties if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or to protect the rights, property or safety of our site and/or our users.
If we need to transfer your personal data to a country outside the EEA to fulfil your request or in connection with your request, we will not transfer your personal data to a third country outside of the EEA that does not provide an adequate level of data protection and the transfer will take place in accordance with applicable data protection legislation.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The Scatec webpage www.scatec.com is governed by Norwegian law, and the District Court of Oslo shall be the legal venue with exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising from your use of this website.
If we make material changes to this Privacy Statement that may affect your rights or the way we use personal data, we will provide a specific notice on our website.
You have the right to request access to and rectification of any information we have collected about you through your use of the website.
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Effective date: 1 April 2019 / Last updated: 12 July 2021
The Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (POPI Act) regulates the processing of personal information of data subjects by responsible parties in a manner that gives effect to this right, subject to limitations. The processing of personal information is therefore limited but not prohibited. Scatec takes data privacy seriously however all data subject requests will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Scatec understands that your personal information is important to you and that you may be apprehensive about disclosing it. Your privacy is just as important to us and we are committed to safeguarding and processing your information in a lawful manner.
The POPI Act, provides citizens with enforceable rights over their Personal Information. The right to privacy is an integral human right recognised and protected in the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa and given regulatory effect in the legislative requirements under the POPI Act. The POPI Act aims to promote the protection of privacy through providing guiding principles that are intended to be applied to the processing of Personal Information in a context-sensitive manner.
Read the full privacy statement here
Effective date: 5 October 2021