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Privacy Policy

Status: January 2022

The controller responsible for processing your contact, correspondence and account data is DGMK Deutsche Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für nachhaltige Energieträger, Mobilität und Kohlenstoffkreisläufe e.V., Große Elbstr. 131, 22767 Hamburg, e-mail:, telephone: +49 40 639004 0. These are also the contact details of our data protection officer. Your data will be processed within the scope of our statutory purposes (legal basis Art. 6 (1) 1 f), Art. 9 (2) d) GDPR), to process donations (legal basis Art. 6 (1) 1 b) and c) GDPR), to optimize our website (legal basis Art. 6 (1) 1 f) GDPR) and for our own advertising purposes (legal basis Art. 6 (1) 1 f) and Recital (47) GDPR). We pass on your data to our processors. We pass on your personal data to recipients in a third country or international organizations (legal basis Art. 45 (1) GDPR). Data not collected directly from you comes from various sources, possibly also from publicly accessible sources, such as telephone directories.

Your data is deleted when the legal detention period expires unless additional processing is required for the enforcement, application or protection of legal claims; or contact must be established for promotional reasons. We always examine the latter at the end of the third calendar year starting with the calendar year following the first time of data recording.

You may ask us for information regarding all your saved data and you are entitled to the correction of incorrect data; to the restriction of its procession; as well as to its deletion if there are no inflicting detention regulations. With regard to the personal data you supplied to us by means of an entry mask or form; due to your consent; or which you forwarded in order to perform any existing mutual contract you have the right of data portability in a structured, common, and machine-readable format.

If the processing of your data is due to your consent (Legal basis: Art. 6 (1) 1 a) GDPR) you have the right to revoke your consent at any time which does not affect the lawfulness of the data processing until your revocation. Legal permissions remain unaffected by a revocation of consent..

You have the right of appeal before competent data protection supervisory authorities like our State Officer for Data Protection responsible for data protection in Hamburg, Klosterwall 6 (Block C), D-20095 Hamburg/Germany,

Right of Objection

You can object to the procession of your personal data for promotional purposes at any time. This also applies to any evaluation of certain features. Apart from that you have a right to object to the processing for any other reasons for reasons which result from your individual situation which is due to any balancing of interests.

Google Analytics

This website uses the "Google Analytics" service, which is provided by Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) to analyse the use of the website by users. The service uses "cookies" - text files which are stored on your end device. The information collected by the cookies is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

On this website IP-anonymisation is used. The IP address of users is shortened within the member states of the EU and the European Economic Area. Due to this shortening, the personal reference of your IP address is no longer necessary. Within the framework of the agreement on commissioned data, which the website operators have concluded with Google Inc., the latter uses the information collected to create an evaluation of website use and website activity and provides services associated with Internet use.

You have the option of preventing the cookie from being stored on your device by making the appropriate settings in your browser. It cannot be guaranteed that you will be able to access all functions of this website without restrictions if your browser does not allow cookies.

Furthermore, you can use a browser plugin to prevent the information collected by cookies (including your IP address) from being sent to Google Inc. and used by Google Inc. The following link will take you to the corresponding plugin:

Alternatively, by clicking on [google_analytics_optout]this link[/google_analytics_optout] you prevent Google Analytics from collecting data about you within this website. By clicking on the above link you download an "opt-out cookie". Your browser must therefore allow the storage of cookies for this purpose. If you delete your cookies regularly, you will need to click on the link again each time you visit this website.
Here you will find further information on the use of data by Google Inc:

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