Cookie policy


Ørsted wants to offer you a user-friendly website with content that is relevant to you. To allow us to do this, we use technologies that can collect information about you and how you and other visitors use www.orsted.com. 

This policy is intended to create transparency and give you a full overview of what the processing of your data involves, what you should be aware of, and what options you have to avoid the processing of your data. 

1. Processing of personal data via cookies 
Ørsted A/S' use of cookies can involve processing of personal data, and we therefore recommend that you also read our privacy policy, which describes your rights and how we process personal data. 

2. Consent
By using this Website, you consent to Ørsted A/S' use of cookies as described below, unless you’ve changed your browser settings to opt out of cookies. If you have not opted out of cookies at the time of giving consent, you can withdraw your consent by blocking cookies in your web browser. You can find more information about how to block and delete cookies in section 4 below.

3. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that the Website can place on your computer’s hard drive, smartphone or other electronic devices. However, in this policy and in regard to consent, the word ‘cookies’ also refers to other types of automatic data collection, e.g. via flash cookies (local shared objects), web storage (HTML5), Javascripts or cookies placed on your device through other software. The word ‘cookies’ also refers to information about MAC addresses and other information about your device. 

Cookies can be used both by Ørsted A/S and by third parties. 

There are two basic types of cookies: temporary and permanent. Temporary cookies are linked to each specific visit you make to the Website and are automatically deleted when you close your web browser. Permanent cookies are stored on your computer or device. Permanent cookies are deleted automatically after a certain period of time, but will be renewed each time you visit the Website. 

Below you can see which cookies are used and for what purposes.

4. How can you refuse and delete cookies?
If you do not want the Website to place cookies on your computer or device, you always have the option to refuse cookies in your web browser, where you can select which cookies to allow, block or delete. How to do this depends on which browser you use. Remember that if you use different browsers, you will need to delete the cookies in all of them. As a user, you should be aware that the Website will not work optimally if you delete or block cookies. 

5. Which cookies are used, and for what purposes?
Below you can see which cookies the Website uses, what the individual cookies are used for, who places the individual cookie and how long cookies are stored on your computer or device.




This cookie policy was last updated in November 2018.