1. Definition of Cookies
1.1. Cookies are small text strings that the sites visited by the user send to the device used (for example computers, tablets, smartphones, notebooks, etc.), where they are stored before being re-transmitted to the same sites at the next visit of the same user. Cookies may be subject to prior consent.
1.2. Cookies make it possible to identify the device in which the same is stored for its entire period of validity or registration. During visits to the Site, the information relating to the browsing data received from the user's device could be stored in "cookies" installed on the same.
1.3. Cookies perform various functions and make it possible to browse the Site efficiently, remembering user's preferences and improving the browsing experience. They can also help personalise the advertisements shown during browsing and the marketing activities directed to the user, ensuring that they are carried out in a manner consistent with his or her interests and preferences.
1.4. Cookie settings can be changed at any time. More information about the cookies used by the Site is provided below, as well as how to manage the settings related to them.
2. Types of Cookies used
2.1. When connecting to the Site via a browser, cookies may be installed on the user's device in order to recognise the device used, guarantee the use of the Site for the duration of the cookies' validity period and collect information on accesses to the Site.
2.2. While browsing a Site, users can also receive cookies on their device that are sent from different sites or servers (so called "third parties"), which contain certain elements (such as, for example, images, maps, sounds, specific links to pages on other domains) present on the site the user is visiting. Therefore, in this respect there can be:
2.2.1. First-party cookies, sent directly from Enel X to the user's device.
2.2.2. Third-party cookies, coming from a third party but sent on behalf of Enel X.
2.3. Depending on the cookies' purposes, they can be distinguished as:
2.3.1. Technical Cookies: their use is strictly limited to the transmission of session identification data (random numbers generated by the server), necessary to allow the safe and efficient exploration of the Site; they are not stored permanently on the user's computer and disappear when the browser is closed. The use of these cookies is aimed at the security and improvement of the service offered.
In particular, Enel X uses the following Technical Cookies: