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Terms and conditions
1. GENERAL INFORMATION The terms and conditions and the privacy policy here written are related to website, property of EDP – Energias de Portugal, S.A. If you wish to contact EDP relatively to subjects related to this website, contact us The access and...

Terms and conditions


The terms and conditions and the privacy policy here written are related to website, property of EDP – Energias de Portugal, S.A.

If you wish to contact EDP relatively to subjects related to this website, contact us

The access and usage of this website are the responsibility of the user who has to accept the terms and conditions, privacy policy and data processing here contained. The usage of this website and the relations between EDP and the users are governed by the Portuguese legislation.

EDP reserves the right to change the terms and conditions or to review the privacy policy and data processing transcripts here whenever deemed at any time with or without notice. It is your responsibility to read and review them whenever you access the website in order to become aware of any changes made.



The content of this website, including trademarks, text, images, audio materials and video, and other intellectual and copyright industrial property rights are owned by EDP, unless otherwise stated, and is protected under the general law, by national and international protection of copyright and related rights, industrial property rights and the law of computer crime.

Users are not permitted to display, reproduce, distribute, modify, transmit or use the contents in any form whatsoever to any public or commercial purpose without the express prior written consent of EDP.

The user may however print material contained on this website, provided that it is not altered in any way, whether for personal, non-commercial, and hold the indication of the source and copyright, and since any other indication property is not removed.

Nothing in this website should be construed as granting any license or other authorization to use to its users.

The website may contain images or other material whose copyright belongs to third parties such as suppliers or other entities that contribute to the creation or maintenance (such as photos, stock photos).

Although the personal data that are provided to EDP are defined under the privacy policy and handling of data contained in these terms and conditions, any information or other content that you transmit to this website, either through e-mail, sending files or otherwise, shall be considered non-confidential and non-reserved.



EDP reserves the right to make changes and corrections, the name change, suspend or discontinue the website when it considers appropriate and without notice to users.

EDP is committed to keeping all information and updated content, does not guarantee, however, that they are accurate, complete or updated at any time.

EDP does not assume responsibility or liability for content transmitted between users or between them and any third party outside of this website.



To the extent that as is permitted by law, EDP and all its legal representatives, directors, employees or others in any way acting on behalf and representation of the EDP, as well as any other party involved in creating, producing, maintaining or implementing this website will not be liable to any user of the website for any possible damage, loss or injury (including any loss of profits and damages, any indirect loss, incidental or consequential damages) arising out of proper and improper use of this website and its content, access to computer, cell phone, smartphone/tablet or computer system user by third parties, or any viruses, etc..

This website contains links for third party websites. These links are provided solely for convenience and easier access by the user. The existence of such links does not imply that EDP has any rights to the contents of such sites. EDP does not check its contents and is not responsible for the content of any of these sites or any fact arising from its display or use, not even checking that they are free from any viruses or other items that may cause harm to the user. The access and visit any of these third party sites are made by full risk of the user, you are responsible for any use and / or the consequences thereof.

It is expressly forbidden to use this website for illegal purposes or any other purposes as may be considered unworthy image of EDP. The theft, counterfeiting, use of content or counterfeit usurped, illegitimate identification and unfair competition are punishable by law.

It also prohibited the user to create or enter this website any viruses or programs that damage or contaminate or advise others to do so. The referred offense will be punished in accordance with the law.



EDP is responsible for the handling of personal information relating to users directly collected through various means. EDP undertakes to implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect personal data of its users against their destruction, accidental or unlawful accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure or unauthorized access.

It is applied a level of security appropriate to the risks represented by the processing to the nature of the data to protect.

EDP can thus collect and store information that you voluntarily consent and was transmitted, including, among others, individualized personal information such as name, address, email address and phone number. EDP before treatment and collection of personal data directly from the respective holders, provide all necessary information relating to the processing and authorization to collect the respective effects. The user can periodically review the personal data provided to EDP and make any necessary changes in the information we publish.

The data provided by users will be processed by EDP in accordance with the applicable legal principles, which include:

a) Processed lawfully and with respect for the principle of good faith;
b) Collected for specified, explicit and legitimate purposes and cannot be further processed;
c) Accurate and if necessary updated, should be taken appropriate measures to ensure that the data is rectified or erased if inaccurate or incomplete, having regard to the purposes for which they were collected or for which they are further processed;
d) Kept in a form which permits identification of their subjects for no longer than is necessary for the purposes of collection or further processing. The data requested on the website are not considered in the scope of the applicable law as sensitive data, and is not therefore subject to the inherent restrictions.

The user’s personal data are collected and entered into an automated file by EDP to perform activities within the scope of the website’s initiatives.

The data collected may be transmitted to other companies of the EDP Group, headquartered in Portugal or abroad, to carry out any activities included in the website’s initiatives. The collection and processing of personal data will be conducted in accordance with Portuguese law, applicable and in force, and all authorizations for this purpose, if necessary, will be previously obtained from the national commission for data protection.

Under the law, EDP took steps to ensure that the data provided is protected against unauthorized access or use by unauthorized third parties. However, EDP alert to the residual risk of unauthorized access through the internet.

Always when the information collected is mandatory, your failure to supply may result in the inability to participate in activities organized through the website or benefit from features offered by this.

There are other types of information in this case non-personal, non-individual, which are recorded only to help keep the site working and ensure a good browsing experience for those who visit. These are the statistical information, and often by definition, are registered through the Internet browser window (“browser”) such as: the internet address of the website that brought you directly to the EDP website, more website pages visited, browser type, operating system, etc..



EDP is committed to ensuring the privacy of registered users. EDP does not sell or rent to third parties any personal data submitted by registered users.

Despite the efforts of EDP to protect your personal data, since these are collected via an open network – the Internet can only travel on the same network without security, at the risk of being seen and used by unauthorized third parties.



After gathering information from individualized personal data that you voluntarily was passed, EDP will conduct its care and maintenance until instructed otherwise, or until it is required by law. The conservation of this information allows the EDP continues to provide personalized services without interruption.



Any questions concerning the use of this website, its content or any other matter related to the same shall be governed by Portuguese law. Users agree that any dispute concerning the interpretation and application of the terms and conditions or use of this website shall be submitted exclusively to the courts of the district of Lisbon.