WEC Energy Group Inc. (“WEC Energy Group”) protects the privacy of information provided by our website visitors. We use the following guidelines to protect your right to privacy concerning information we collect from users when they use surveys, forms or registration on our websites.
Use of information
We do not reveal any personal information to any third party that users provide to us through our websites. The information is used strictly within our company. Using email addresses provided at registration or otherwise gives us permission to periodically send email to our users. We do not provide email addresses to third parties.
We collect information about website use, such as number of visitors to our pages and their use of certain links or services. For some applications, we link usage information with the particular customer visiting the website. We use standard software to summarize statistics of usage data, which we may use to analyze usage, to improve the website and to assist for other internal purposes.
Use of your IP address
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a number automatically assigned to your computer every time you use the Internet. When you visit our websites, our servers log your IP address, which we may use for website administrative purposes. Data gathered from logging your IP address is not tied to your personal information and is not used to identify you.
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer’s hard drive by our website servers. When you visit the website, our server may create session cookies to make it more convenient for you to use our site. Any data analysis from cookies is used only in aggregate form. We do not retain cookies after you have exited your browser. On some of our pages, we have links to third-party websites. These sites may send their own cookies to you, log your IP address and otherwise collect data or solicit personal information.