Protecting the information of users is extremely important to Edison. This means any cookies used on our website will not store or contain any personal information about you. However, cookies are used to help enhance your online experience. The policy below explains more about cookies and how they are used.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files containing information, which are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone or other device used for accessing the internet.
Cookies allow our website to recognise a user’s device and configuration details used previously to improve your website browsing experience by allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, storing information so that you do not need to re-enter your login details or re-set your preferences each time you visit. They also ensure you receive the most relevant information from Edison. Cookies are vital in helping Edison understand how users interact with the website and help us to make improvements.
Based on the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) guide to cookie categories, there are three categories for the cookies used on this website: strictly necessary, performance and functionality.
Strictly necessary cookies are essential in helping you navigate the website and access secure content. These cookies do not gather information about you for the purposes of profiling or targeted marketing and cannot be disabled using the preference selection on this website.
Performance cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use Edison’s website. They track the pages visitors go to most often and whether the web pages generate an error message. The information collected from these cookies is anonymous and only used to make relevant changes to improve the performance both of Edison’s website and your online experience. These cookies never collate information that could be used to target you with online advertising.
Functionality cookies allow Edison’s website to remember the choices you make (such as your user name or region) and tailor the website to provide you with enhanced features and content. These cookies can also be used to provide services you requested, such as watching a webcast. These cookies collect anonymous information, which cannot be used to track your browsing activity on other website.
Without these cookies, Edison’s website cannot remember choices you have previously made or personalise your browsing experience.
Managing your cookie preferences
By using this website, you agree that Edison can place strictly necessary, performance and functionality cookies on your device.
If your browser permits you, you can disable these cookies and Edison will no longer use associated cookies to gather information. However, information previously collected may still be used.
To check and update your cookies settings, you will need to know which browser you are using (eg Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari) and the version you have. You can usually find this information by opening the browser, then clicking on ‘Help’ and selecting ‘About’.
Please remember that if you amend your cookie settings, your browsing experience may be affected, making it difficult for you to use some of Edison’s online website services.
Changes to this policy
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