Terms of Service

WattSmart Philippines, Inc., (“the Company”, “We”, “Us” or “Our”), is an energy analytics and energy management company which helps consumers save energy by providing real-time energy data, analysis of energy behavior and energy conservation recommendations based on the user’s historical energy consumption. Users provide their energy data to the Company via the WattSmart System (“the Service”).

These terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your use of wattsmart.ph (“Website”) and/or the Service. By using our website, you agree to be bound by the Terms. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, you are advised not to use our Website. We may update this Terms, to which you will be notified by e-mail, and shall be binding and effective upon posting. Your continued usage of the Website and/or Service signifies your agreement to the changes.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us.

PRIVACY POLICY

The Company controls, owns, and manages the information collected on the Website through the Service and may only use the information solely for its purposes.

Rules on Data/Information Collection

We may collect, store and use your personal data/information on your:

  1. Visits to and use of this website;
  2. Transaction/s carried out between you and the Company on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our goods or services;
  3. Site registration and/or subscription to our website services and/or email notifications;
  4. Settings page, which includes your list of appliance to be monitored and their location, among others
  5. Power consumption which is transmitted from the WattSmart hardware installed in your home/office to our servers

Rules on Data/Information Usage

We may use your personal data/information to:

  1. Improve user interface and experience
  2. Send information to you which we think may be of interest to you by post or by email or similar technology;
  3. Provide other companies with statistical information about our users, but we will secure the confidentiality by not identifying the names of our users;
  4. Improve the quality of our products and services.

Notwithstanding the Company’s right to access and use your personal data/information pursuant to its objectives, we shall not provide your personal information to any third parties without your written consent pursuant to our commitment to safeguard your privacy, and as may be required under applicable laws, rules and regulations, subject to legally recognized exceptions.

Website Analytics

We may collect information about your computer and your visits to this website such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views. We may use this information in the administration of this website, to improve the websites usability, and for marketing purposes.

We use cookies to store visitors preferences, record session information, and record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, among others. We may use the information to improve your browsing experience by personalizing the website for you.

Access to Your Personal Data

We may disclose information about you:

  • To the extent that we are required to do so by law;
  • In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
  • In order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);
  • To the purchaser or seller (or prospective purchaser or seller) of any business or asset which we are (or are contemplating) selling or purchasing.
  • To business partners with whom we collaborate in providing the WattSmart service but under the condition that such partners will only use the data for purposes which are exclusively and necessarily related to the provision of the WattSmart service; and
  • Any party so long as you have provided your written consent.
Security of Your Personal Data

The security of your personal information is important to us. We will take reasonable precautions to safeguard your personal information. However, you should be aware that data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot warrant the security of data sent over the internet.

We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure servers. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted using SSL technology.

You have the responsibility to protect your personal information by keeping your username and password confidential. Furthermore, you are responsible for ensuring that the computer systems and networks you use to access the WattSmart System are secure.

Accuracy of Personal Information

You are accountable for providing us with accurate information as may be required to access or to use the Website/Service especially during registration and managing your settings.

Third Party Websites

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of these said websites.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us to rectify the situation.

Termination

In the event that you wish to discontinue the use of our Website and/or Service, the information we collected in the duration of our service will remain with us and we reserve the right to use them as indicated in Item No. 2 of Rules on Data/Information Usage. We will ensure that your name will not be identified, unless needed for legal purposes.

COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

It shall be understood that all the names, logos and marks as displayed and used in our Website and/or Service, whether registered or non-registered before the Intellectual Property Office, are exclusively owned by the Company. The use of our Website and/or Services shall not in any way be construed as granting full or partial license or authority to any individual or entity other than our Company.

Further, all the contents contained in our Website belong to the Company alone, and as such, may not be reproduced or replicated in whole, or in part, without our written consent.

PROPER USE

You agree that you will use our Website and/or Service in compliance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. You shall neither agree to nor shall authorize or encourage any third party to: (a) use the service to harass other users; (b) prevent others from using the Service; (c) use the Service for any fraudulent or inappropriate purpose.

You also agree not to republish or reproduce material from this website in other website or any forms of media for commercial purposes without our consent.

Any violation of the above may result in immediate termination of this Agreement, and may subject you to legal liability. The Company reserves the right, but shall be under no obligation, to investigate your use of the Service in order to determine whether a violation of the Agreement has occurred or to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.

LIABILITY

It is our goal to keep the information on this website as consistent as possible. However, we do not guarantee its completeness or accuracy. The availability of the website, as well as the content of the same, is subject to our discretion.

Our liability is limited and excluded to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law. We will not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or cost or other charges arising from the use or non-use of our Website and/or Service.

WARRANTY

The Service is provided "as is" with no warranty of any kind and you use the Service at your own risk. WattSmart Philippines, Inc. expressly disclaims any warranty pertaining to your access to and usage of our Website and/or Service, including any implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.

RESTRICTION

We reserve the right to restrict access to other areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion.

REFUSAL; TERMINATION and SUSPENSION

The Company reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse, suspend, or terminate the use of our Website and/or Service to anyone at any time without notice for any reason.

CHOICE OF LAW

This agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Philippines.