Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last Updated: July 25, 2018

Personal Information Collection and Use

You do not need to provide personal information in order to access public areas of the Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. (“Tri-State”) website. We do collect non-personal statistical information from users of our website including usage details, operating system information, browser type, and internet provider address. This data is used to improve and administer the website and diagnose problems. It is not used to identify you personally and it is not linked to any personal information you may provide.

In order to contact us or access non-public areas of the website and other applications, you may be asked to provide personal information including your name, mailing address, e-mail address, and phone number. If, during your visit to our website or while using other applications, you send an e-mail, message, or post to us, we may forward your message to a business associate or partner for appropriate action, including to our subsidiaries and affiliates and to our and their contractors, service providers, and other third parties we or they use to support our or their business. To protect your personal information, this website has security measures in place including firewalls and authenticated access to internal databases where needed.

We are the sole owner of the information collected on this website and other applications. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information in ways other than what is disclosed in this Privacy Policy. We may release information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with any court order, law, legal process, to enforce our website terms of use and other agreements, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer’s hard drive by web page servers. When you visit the website, our server may create cookies, improving your use of the website and the display of certain pages. Data on the website usage we collect using cookies is not tied to your personal information and is used only in aggregate form.

Children

Our website and other applications are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to or on our website or through our applications. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not provide any information on the website or on or through any of its features on the website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, mailing address, e-mail address, and phone number. If we learn we has collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at Webmaster.

Links

Our website and applications contains links to other websites. We assume no responsibility for your privacy once you have linked to other websites. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected on this website and our other applications. When you leave our website for another, you are subject to the privacy policy of the new website.

Terms and Conditions of Use

Please also visit our Terms and Conditions of Use section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website and other applications.

Consent

By using our website and other applications, you consent to our Privacy Policy.

Notification of Changes

We will not attempt to inform users or visitors of our website or other applications when our Privacy Policy changes. It is the sole responsibility of users and visitors to check for changes.

Contact Information

If you have questions or comments on our Privacy Policy, please contact our Webmaster.