Cookies are information packets sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Controlling & Removing Cookies
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also ﬁnd details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the Good Energy Group website.
Cookies on our Website
This is a list of the main cookies set by the Good Energy Group website, and what each is used for.
We use the New Relic service to monitor the performance of the website, it’s underlying systems and architecture.
See the following link for further information: https://newrelic.com/docs/general/what-cookiesdoes-newrelic-create
A Google Analytics cookie. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where vistors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
To ﬁnd out more about Google Analytics privacy policies or to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout