Our website, http://www.actonlng.org, is operated by Act on LNG, a project of the American Council for Capital Formation. The ways in which we treat your information are set forth in this Privacy Policy, which was most recently updated on July 22, 2015. We reserve the right to update this policy from time to time. If you do not consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use the website.

What Information Do We Collect?

When you use our website, we automatically collect information. Your web browser sends us information such as: the date and time you access the website, your internet service provider, your internet protocol address and the website address of the site you used to enter our website. We will not use this information to identify you as an individual, unless we need to do so for the purposes of law enforcement or to protect the security of our website. We may use this information to help us maintain our website, but only as aggregate data that does not identify you individually.

Note that unless you provide it to us, we will not obtain personally-identifying information from you by virtue of your use of the website. Also, we are not responsible for any personally-identifying information that you make public in publicly accessible areas on our website, such as in comments to blog posts.

To use certain of the services our website provides, you may choose to provide us with information that identifies yourself. This personally-identifying information may include your name, street address, email address or phone number. We may use this information to contact you to fulfill your requests, provide you with services or contact you at a later time.

Usage Information

A cookie is a piece of data that is stored on a user’s hard drive that contains information about that user. We use cookies to measure aggregate web statistics such as collecting the number of users to our sites, the number of repeat users and the most popular webpages. We do not use cookies to track user activity on an individual basis. You can configure your browser to reject cookies, but if your browser does not accept cookies on our website, some of our website’s services may be limited. By using our website, you also consent to our use of web beacons, which are site-embedded graphics that act similarly to cookies, and can tell us how many users visit a page and tell us about user behavior on our site. We may allow third parties (advertisers or linked websites) to place cookies on our website for their usage. The privacy policies of such third parties governs the collection and use of information collected in such ways; ours does not.

We do not currently have the ability to omit you from our analytics tools if your browser only sends us a “do not track” request. The only way to be omitted from such tools is to configure your browser settings to make your online activities invisible to analytics tools.

We may use analytical tools to collect information about the use of our website, like Google Analytics. Such tools collect site-visitor information by collecting only the IP address assigned to you when you visit the website. We do not combine the information these analytical tools collect with any personally-identifiable information we collect or store on you.

How Do We Use Your Information?

In addition to the uses described above, we may use the information we collect from you, or which you provide to us voluntarily, to:

  • Improve our website, respond to your inquiries and provide services to you
  • Allow you to sign petitions on our website, which are sent on to other organizations to register your support
  • Process and report donations/contributions to our organization as required by law
  • Send you email updates for our cause if you sign up for our mailing list

We do not sell your information to third parties, but in certain circumstances, we do transfer your information to third parties for only the following reasons:

  • To comply with any legal requirements or at the request of law enforcement
  • In connection with a sale, merger, consolidation, reorganization etc. of our organization
  • To allow third party vendors to provide us with services, such as hosting our website or providing direct marketing services for us.

How Do You Unsubscribe?

If you sign up to receive email updates from us, you may unsubscribe from receiving future emails at any time. Each email includes detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom or you may email us to opt out of any future contacts from us by contacting: [email protected].

Where Is Your Information Stored and Who Does This Website Serve?

Our organization is based in the United States and we intend for the website to be used within the United States. We make no warranties or representations with respect to your use of this website outside the United States or our compliance with privacy laws of countries other than the United States.

What If You Click On A Third Party Link?

 

Our website may contain links to third party websites with content that may be of interest to you. These third party websites have their own privacy policies and we have no responsibility for such third parties’ treatment of your privacy on their own websites.

 

Children’s Privacy

Our website and the content on it are directed to people at least 13 years of age or older, and we do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under the age of 13. Please contact us if we have accidentally collected information from a child under the age of 13, and we will promptly delete it from our records.

 

Your California Privacy Rights

Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California have the right to request from a business with whom the California resident has an established business relationship, what types of personal information the business shares with third parties for direct marketing purposes by such third party and the identities of the third parties with whom the business has shared such information in the immediately preceding calendar year. To access this information, please contact us by email at [email protected] or mail at 1001 Connecticut Ave NW #620, Attn: CA Privacy Request.

 

Contacting Us

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, you may contact us by email: [email protected].