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Legal Notices

Intellectual property

  1. H2life is not the source of all the reported information, it relays it after an objective and neutral analysis.
  2. This website may contain links for more complete information to sites operated by independent parties of H2life. Please note that these websites have their own privacy policy and we do not accept any responsibility for the use made by these websites of the information collected when you click on these links. We invite you to read about the privacy policies of these sites before transmitting your personal data to them.
  3. H2life has no control over these sites and disclaims any responsibility for their content, information, software, products or services you may find there.
  4. The insertion of links to these websites does not mean that H2life endorses the content or approves the information, products or services you have purchased or obtained from these websites.
  5. The insertion of links to these websites does not imply any association between H2life and the operator of the said website, whether it be in the framework of a partnership, an agency contract, a franchise agreement, a contract of representation, a contract of employment.
  6. The decision to activate this link is the responsibility of the user.

Copyright

The information, photos, logos, corporate names, products and trademarks of H2life contained on this website are wholly owned by H2life.

This information is therefore protected by copyright laws as long as it is made available to the public on this website. 

No license or right other than the right to freely access and consult the said site is conferred on users under intellectual property law.


Data Protection

Privacy Policy

Article 1. General

1.1. The use of this site implies the full acceptance of the following terms of use. These conditions of use are likely to be modified or supplemented at any time, so users of the site are invited to consult them on a regular basis. This site is normally accessible to users at any time. An interruption for technical maintenance may, however, be decided by H2life, who will then endeavor to communicate to the users in advance the dates and times of the intervention. The site is updated regularly by H2life or its partners. Similarly, legal terms may be amended at any time: However, they are binding on the user who is invited to refer to it as often as possible in order to learn about it.The main objective of H2life is to promote the development of hydrogen economy, support research and development of green hydrogen production technologies by informing students, general public, industry captains, policy makers about the advantages of the use of h2 to integrate human activities in the global ecosystem.

1.2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

The purpose of this website is to provide information on all the services offered and missions carried out by H2life as well as the applications of hydrogen as an energy carrier; Renewable energies; Respect for the market economy and for scientific and objective information on climate change. H2life strives to provide as accurate information as possible on the website. However, H2life cannot be held liable for omissions, inaccuracies and deficiencies in the update, whether it is done by it or by third-party partners that provide it with this information. All the information indicated on this site is given for information purposes, and is likely to evolve. Furthermore, the information contained therein is not exhaustive. They can be modified at any moment.

1.3.MODIFICATION OF OUR PRIVACY POLICY

H2life can at any moment modify this privacy policy. Consult it therefore regularly. If we consider these changes to be significant, we will inform you by one (or more) of the following means: (1) by posting changes on this site, or (2) by sending you an e-mail or a message about these changes. We will also give you the opportunity to agree on these significant changes. The changes will be effective from the moment they are communicated and you have accepted them, this authorization may be given by the fact that you continue to use the site after the changes have taken effect.

1.4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND COUNTERFEITS

Unless otherwise stated, H2life owns the intellectual property rights or holds the rights of use in all the elements accessible on this website, including texts, images, graphics, logos, icons, sounds, software. Any reproduction, representation, modification, publication, adaptation of all or part of the elements of the site, regardless of the means or process used, is prohibited, unless prior written permission of H2life. Any unauthorized exploitation of this website or of any of the elements it contains will be considered to constitute an infringement and prosecuted in accordance with the legal provisions.

1.5. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

H2life shall not be held liable for any direct and indirect damage caused to the user’s material during access to this site, resulting either from the use of material not meeting the required specifications, or from the appearance of a bug or incompatibility. H2life cannot also be held liable for indirect damages (e.g. market loss) resulting from the use of this website. In addition, the website user agrees to access it using recent hardware, not containing viruses and with an updated latest-generation browser.

Article 2. Legal framework

1. This privacy policy is subject to privacy legislation, i.e.:

  1. the Belgian Data Protection Act of 8th December 1992 on the protection of privacy in relation to the processing of personal data (as amended) (the “Privacy Act”); and/or
  2. Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) (“GDPR”); and/or
  3. All other applicable legislation regarding the protection of privacy and the processing of personal data;

Article 3. Purpose

1. H2life can process personal data in accordance with the Privacy Legislation and this privacy policy, in order to:

  1. achieve the purpose and exercise its activities, as described in article 1.2 and/ or
  2. provide direct marketing regarding its activities such as updates, newsletters, direct marketing info brochures, emails, marketing materials, invitations to events such as conferences, exhibitions, launches, seminars and workshops and other information that may be useful to you; and/ or
  3. prospect new partners (e.g. subcontractors or contracting parties); and/ or
  4. better understand your needs and preferences in order to adjust its services hereto; and/ or
  5. acquire statistical data; and/ or
  6. inform third parties (e.g. subcontractors, partners or contracting parties); and/ or
  7. comply with applicable legislation.

Article 4. Personal data

1. The personal data H2life can process are, i.e.: first name, name, address, email address, phone number, birth date, birth place, profession, and function within your organization, demographic data (such as sex, language, age), geolocation data, including your IP address, information about navigation and behavior on our website.

  1. When you visit our Website, server logs are stored. The storage of these logs is legal if the user is well informed about the setting up of the logging system and the stored data are only used to ensure system security and the detection of anomalies.
  1. With agreeing to this privacy policy, you guarantee that the personal data you have provided, are complete and correct.
  2. With agreeing to this privacy policy, partners that provide personal data of third parties (e.g. their employees, members, board members, staff, subcontractors, and contracting parties) to H2life guarantee that (i) these personal data are lawfully obtained and (ii) that the partner is authorized to transfer these personal data to H2life. These partners will comply with the Privacy Legislation. These partners will indemnify H2life against, hold H2life harmless against and shall compensate H2life for all claims that would result from non-compliance with the above mentioned guarantees and Privacy Legislation.

Article 5. Transfer of personal data to third parties

1. H2life guarantees it does not transfer your personal data to third parties, unless:

  1. There is a legal obligation to transfer the personal data;
  2. To its partners (e.g. H2WIN, subcontractors, partners or contracting parties).Their acces is limited to the data they need for the achievement of the Purpose;
  3. H2life has a legitimate interest to do so.

2. Third parties to whom H2life may, or is obliged to, transfer personal data on the basis of the above categories, can be located within or outside the European Union. The personal data may thus be transferred to companies or authorities of non-EU countries. H2life cannot be held responsible regarding the transfer of personal data and cannot be liable for the further processing of the personal data by third parties.

3. Our Website may occasionally contain links to the websites of our partners or third parties. Please note that these websites have their own privacy policy and we do not accept any responsibility for the use made by these websites of the information collected when you click on these links. We invite you to read about the privacy policies of these sites before transmitting your personal data to them.

Article 6. Cookies and similar technologies

1. In addition to collecting personal data via a contact form or using another form, some data can be retrieved through cookies placed on the website.

2. A cookie is a file placed by a site on the browser you use to surf the internet. It allows us to recognize each visit you make on the site concerned. Cookies may be placed by the owner of the website or by external providers according to their purpose explained below.

3. The various cookies used on this site are technical or functional.These are cookies implanted by the website you visit in order to facilitate your browsing, such as those that retain the language you use. These cookies are:

  1. PHPSESSID: Strictly technical, allows the remote server to maintain an active session for 1 year.
  2. Accept Cookies: Allows the site to remember the fact that you have accepted (or not) cookies 1 year.
  3. Cookies linked to social networks: If you browse this site by coming from a social network or click on a link to a social network, a cookie may be placed on your browser. These cookies created by third parties are secure, but you can delete them at any time.
  4. Statistics-related cookies:
    1. In order to measure the traffic of the website and to determine the different profiles of Internet users (anonymously), third party cookies are placed there. These are Google Analytics and/or Google Adwords.
    2. Gat Used by Google Analytics to drastically reduce the request rate Session in progress during 2 years.

4. Cookies are stored on your browser and transmit the requested information to the owner of the website and its external providers. However, you can delete these cookies at any time by going to your browser history.

Article 7. Your rights

1. The Privacy Legislation provides you with a number of rights in relation to your personal data. You have the right, free of charge:

  1. to have access ;
  2. to have your personal data corrected in case errors would occur;
  3. to have your personal data erased;
  4. to have the processing of your personal data restricted;
  5. to have your personal data transferred to a third party;

2. In case you want to exercise the above rights, and provided you prove your identity, you can send a written, dated and signed request by mail to H2life, rue du Gendarme, 4 ;B1400 Nivelles, Belgium or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Article 8. Applicable law and competent court

  1. You agree that all disputes between you and H2life regarding personal data and privacy issues, are exclusively subject to Belgian law, excluding any conflict of law principles.
  2. Every dispute regarding personal data and privacy issues belongs to the exclusive jurisdiction of Nivelles, Belgium, excluding any other court.