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public service by Energy Concepts.
* If you do nothing during your
visit but browse through the web site, read pages, or
download information, we will gather and store certain
information about your visit automatically. This information
does not identify you personally. We automatically collect
and store only the following information about your visit:
1. The Internet domain (for example, "youragency.gov" if you
connect from a government domain, "yourschool.edu" if you
connect from a university's domain, or "xcompany.com" if you
use a private Internet access account) and IP address (an IP
address is a number that is automatically assigned to your
computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you
access our web site;
2. The type of browser and operating system used to access
3. The date and time you access our site;
4. The pages you visit; and
5. If you linked to our web site from another web site, the
address of that web site.
* We use this information to help us make our site more
useful to visitors to learn about the number of visitors to
our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do
not track or record information about individuals and their
* This Web site currently
utilizes "session" cookie technology for several user tools.
"Session" cookies are used to distinguish one user from
another as they navigate through a tool or application. They
are not used to save personal information.
* Where identifying information
is asked of you (e.g., to respond to an information request,
to send us a comment or question, or to utilize one of our
systems designed to provide or store information for you),
it is used only for the stated purpose of the tool or system
you are using. In all cases, such information is never sold
to third parties. Feel free to use the "contact us" link
below if you have any questions regarding information you
supply to us.
* Our web site has links to
other federal agencies. We also link to other organizations'
web sites when we have a good business reason to do so. This
does not constitute an endorsement of their policies or
products. Once you link to another site, you are subject to
* For site security purposes and
to ensure that this service remains available to all users,
the hosting server employs commercial software programs to
monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to
upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
* Except for authorized law
enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to
identify individual users or their usage habits.
* Unauthorized attempts to
upload information or change information on this service are
strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer
Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information
Infrastructure Protection Act.
* Your rights as an individual
user of this Web page are governed by the Privacy Act of
1974; Title 5, Section 552a.
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