Cookies policy

By means of this Cookies Policy, Instituto Tecnológico de la Energía (hereinafter, “ITE”) offers you information about the cookies it uses on the website www.ite.es.

Definition of cookies

Cookies are files that are downloaded to the user’s device in order to allow access to web pages and store information about your browsing habits. Cookies are downloaded while the user is browsing the Internet and allow information such as the following to be known: the device from which you are accessing, the time of connection, the operating system and browser used, the most visited web pages, the number of clicks made and information regarding your behaviour on websites.

We inform you that in the course of browsing this website, own and third party cookies are used and stored on the user’s device.

Likewise, users should bear in mind that, even if they have given their consent to the use of certain cookies, they can delete them by using the configuration tools provided by the browser through which they access this website. Users may also reject their installation (even if they have previously accepted them) by clicking on the link to the configuration panel provided at the end of this Cookies Policy.

The website www.ite.es uses cookies mainly to:

Obtain information related to the date and time of visit to the website, as well as preferences in your browsing habits.
Remember the options you have chosen to personalise your subsequent visits.
Analyse the user’s browsing habits in order to introduce changes to the website to improve its performance or access to products of greater interest.

Types of Cookies

Depending on the entity that manages them:

Own: those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself (in this case, ITE) and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party: those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor (ITE), but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies (e.g. Google Analytics).

According to their purpose:

  • Technical: technical cookies are those essential and strictly necessary for the correct functioning of the website. For example: for the maintenance of the session, calculation of response time, performance, etc.
  • Personalisation cookies: these cookies allow a definition already made by the user to be remembered on a subsequent visit.
  • Analytical: analytical cookies are used to profile users, determine the hours of maximum access or time of the visit, as well as user preferences. These data allow us to improve the offer, adapt the opening hours of the telephone services, etc.
  • Behavioural advertising: with those that, processed by us or by third parties, allow us to analyse your browsing habits on the Internet so that we can show you advertising related to your browsing profile.

Depending on the period of use:

  • Session cookies: session cookies only last for the browsing time during which the user is on the website. They are deleted at the end of the visit.
  • Persistent: these cookies remain on the user’s computer for a longer period of time, making it easier to control the preferences chosen without having to repeat certain selections each time the website is visited.


Purpose of each cookie used

In accordance with the definition of the types of cookies provided in the previous point, ITE will use its own and third-party technical, analytical and personalisation cookies, according to the details indicated below:


Own and third party cookies

All of them associated with the domain www.ite.es

  • _fbp
    Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
    Category: Marketing.
    Duration: 4 months.
    Privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/



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  • _gcl_au
    Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.
    Category: Marketing.
    Duration: 3 months.
    Privacy policy: https://privacy.google.com/take-control.html


  • _tt_enable_cookie
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  • mailpoet_page_view
  • mailpoet_subscriber
  • mp_a36067b00a263cce0299cfd960e26ecf_mixpanel
  • wordpress_test_cookie
    Cookie set by WordPress to check if the cookies are enabled on the browser to provide appropriate user experience to the users
    Category: Functional.
    Duration: session.
    Privacy policy: N/A

Disabling cookies

In the event that the user subsequently wishes to block or delete the cookies that have been stored on their device and which necessarily require their consent, they must access the Cookie Settings Panel by clicking on the “Modify consent cookies” button that can be seen at the bottom of the website.


Similarly, you can also withdraw your consent using the tools provided by each web browser. Depending on the type of browser you use, the procedure for revoking and deleting cookies could be, by way of illustration, one of the following:


Updates and changes to the Cookie Policy
When required by current legislation we may modify the Cookie Policy. For this reason, ITE recommends that users of this website review the Policy each time they access the website, in order to be properly informed about how and why we use cookies.

Processing of personal data

  • Data controller

    The data controller is Instituto Tecnológico de la Energía (“ITE”), with address at Parque Tecnológico de Valencia, Avenida Juan de la Cierva 24, 46980 Paterna, Valencia, Spain.

    You can contact the data protection officer at the following e-mail address protecciondedatos@ite.es.


  • Purposes of processing and legal basis

    The purposes of processing are indicated in the section “Type of cookies” and “Purpose of each cookie used”. The use of technical cookies is necessary to enable browsing the website. The legal basis for the use of other cookies is the user’s consent, which can be managed and revoked through the Cookie Settings Panel described above as indicated in the “Disabling Cookies” section.


  • Data recipients

    ITE will share the information as indicated below:
    1. Data may be communicated to public authorities and bodies, in order to comply with a required legal obligation.
    2. Service providers acting on our behalf as data processors.


  • Transfers to third countries

    Data processing is generally carried out within the European Economic Area or in countries that have been declared to have an adequate level of protection.

    In other cases, ITE guarantees the security and legitimacy of data processing by requiring its suppliers to have binding corporate rules that guarantee the protection of information similar to those established by European standards or to subscribe to the standard contractual clauses of the European Commission. Users may request specific information, where appropriate, on the transfer of data to third countries.


  • Data retention period

    The data will be processed for the periods indicated in the “Purpose of cookies used” section. In accordance with data protection regulations, this data will be kept for the period of limitation of the actions derived from said authorisation, for the sole purpose of complying with the legal obligations required of ITE, and for the formulation, exercise or defence of claims.


  • Exercise of rights and claims before the supervisory authority on data protection matters.

    The owner of the data may exercise his/her data protection rights (access, portability, revocation of consent, rectification, opposition, limitation, suppression) in accordance with the regulations in force, at the postal address indicated in the heading or by e-mail to protecciondedatos@ite.es, enclosing in both cases a copy of his/her national identity document.

    Likewise, you may address any claims arising from the processing of your personal data to the Spanish Data Protection Agency (www.aepd.es).