The www.edf.com portal is the property of Electricité de France :
The company’s head office is located at :
The Publishing Director of the edf.com portal is Hubert BLANQUEFORT, Head of the Editorial Division in the EDF Communication Division.
The Publishing Director of the North-American web site is Marc KUGLER, Vice-President, operations and corporate affairs of EDF Inc.
The www.edf.com portal has been designed by EURO RSCG C&O, with registered office located at 2 allée de Longchamp, 92 150 Suresnes.
The www.edf.com portal operates from a server platform provided by LINKBYNET SA, an incorporated company with registered office located at 39 boulevard Anatole France, 93200 Saint-Denis.
The user acknowledges that he read the present notice and undertake to respect it .
EDF retains the right to modify the present notice at any time.
The user therefore undertakes to consult it regularly.
In the event the user is accessing the www.edf.com site from a State other than France, the user undertakes to respect that State’s legislation.
EDF Group companies have their own legal existence and an independent legal entity.
The information available on the www.edf.com portal is provided solely for informative purposes. EDF is unable to guarantee the exact, complete or up-to-date nature of information issued on the site. Users should therefore make their own further analysis.
EDF shall therefore not be held responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the lack of availability of information and services.
Consequently, the user accepts that he or she uses this information under his or her sole responsibility.
EDF shall not be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage resulting from accessing or using the www.edf.com portal, including, among others, inaccessibility, data losses, and/or the presence of viruses on the site.
The EDF Group strives to provide enhanced Accessibility on all of its sites, based on such requirements as “easy to use” and “easy to read”. This action is now being implemented.
Users are invited to go to the “Help” section for any technical information they may need for a useful consultation.
The personal data gathered on the www.edf.com portal are exclusively for EDF’s internal use. The data collected in this way will not be transferred, exchanged or rented. If the user were not to provide this information, EDF would be unable to process the corresponding files.
In accordance with the aforementioned Act, the user is entitled to access, amend and delete data concerning him or her by:
Ce droit peut être exercé
Corporate and Commercial Communication Division
22 - 30, avenue de Wagram
75008 Paris - FRANCE
Should the user fail to respect the provisions of the aforementioned law, he or she is liable to be penalised.
The user must abstain, in particular, in the case of personal data, to which he or she has access, from any collection, misappropriate use and, generally speaking, from any action likely to interfere with the private lives or reputation of people.
EDF has decided to appoint a Chief Privacy Officer, entrusted with ensuring personal data protection and compliance with all legal requirements in the company. As part of this mission, he keeps the list of personal information processed and stored by EDF SA since 1 January 2007 at the disposal of anyone who wishes to have access to his personal data.
If you wish to obtain a copy of this register, please address your request to:
Correspondant Informatique et Libertés
Tour EDF - 20 place de la Défense
92050 Paris La Défense Cedex
or by email to email@example.com
In the event the user would like information on the personal information processed before January 1st, 2007, the user should contact the French national commission for information technologies & liberties (CNIL).
During their visits, users are informed that a cookie may automatically appear on their browsing software. A cookie is a block of data which is not use for the identification of the user but serves in recording data relating to user’s browsing on the site. Cookies are used, for example, to conduct visitor number surveys and audience ratings so as to improve the quality of the site.
Configuring their browsing software allows users to be informed of the presence of a cookie and, if they wish, to refuse it in the following way:
If cookies are refused, some services will no longer be accessible.
Users have the right to access, amend or delete their personal data communicated by the cookie under the conditions stated in § ”Information Technology and Liberties”.
However, as EDF is not the publisher of these sites, it cannot control their content. Consequently, EDF shall under no circumstances whatsoever be held responsible for the content of sites accessed in this way, or for any collection and transmission of personal data, installation of cookies or any other similar processes carried out by these sites.
Under no circumstances may a user set up a hypertext link to the www.edf.com portal without the prior written consent of EDF. Any requests to do so must be addressed to the Publishing Director of the www.edf.com portal.
These access codes and passwords are confidential, personal and non-transferable.
Users are responsible for their management, preservation and the consequences of their utilisation. Users must therefore take all necessary precautionary measures for their protection and preservation.
Under no circumstances whatsoever shall EDF be held responsible for any fraudulent use.
For security reasons, the access to secure sections will be automatically invalidated after several erroneous access attempts. EDF reserves the right to suspend access to the site in the event of any fraudulent use or attempt to fraudulently use a user’s password or access code. If theaccess has to be suspended, the users will be duly informed by EDF.
Most of the on-line content and services on the www.edf.com portal are proposed in French and English. In the event of a dispute, the French version shall prevail.