Cookies Policy

Please read this cookie policy carefully as it contains important information on who we are and how we use cookies on our website. This policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy which sets out how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details of how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

What is a Cookie?

cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your device (e.g. computer, smartphone or other electronic device) when you use our website. We use cookies on our website. These help us recognise you and your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions.

For example, we may monitor how many times you visit the website, which pages you go to, traffic data, location data and the originating domain name of your internet service provider. This information helps us to build a profile of our users. Some of this data will be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.

For further information on cookies generally, including how to control and manage them, visit the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, or

Our Website

This cookie policy only relates to your use of our website,

Throughout our website we may link or embed content to other websites owned and operated by third parties to make additional products and services available to you. These other third-party websites may also use cookies or similar technologies in accordance with their own separate policies. When you use one of the share buttons on our website, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through.

For privacy information relating to other third-party websites, please consult their policies as appropriate.

Consent to use cookies and changing settings

We will ask for your consent to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where they are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested.

You can withdraw any consent to the use of cookies or manage any other cookie preferences by using our privacy dashboard which loads upon your entry to our website(s) at the bottom of any page on our site. You can then tick/untick the boxes on the privacy dashboard to customise to your chosen settings. It may be necessary to refresh the page for the updated settings to take effect.

How to turn off all cookies and consequences of doing so

If you do not want to accept any cookies, you may be able to change your browser settings so that cookies (including those which are essential to the services requested) are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our website.

For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, or

Use of Cookies on our website

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

NameTime retainedTypeDescription
cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional1 yearOthersThe cookie is set to record the user consent for the cookies in the category “Functional”.
PHPSESSIDFor the sessionNecessaryThe cookie is used to store and identify a users’ unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary1 yearNecessaryThis cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Necessary” category.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance1 yearNecessaryThis cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category “Performance”.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics1 yearNecessaryThis cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Analytics” category .
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement1 yearNecessaryThis cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Advertisement” category .
cookielawinfo-checkbox-others1 yearNecessaryThis cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category “Others”.
_GRECAPTCHA5 months 27 daysNecessaryThis cookie is set by the Google recaptcha service to identify bots to protect the website against malicious spam attacks.
wordpress_test_cookieFor the sessionNecessaryThis cookie is used to check if the cookies are enabled on the users’ browser.
test_cookie15 minutesAdvertisementThe test_cookie is set by and is used to determine if the user’s browser supports cookies.
YSCFor the sessionAdvertisementYSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE5 months 27 daysAdvertisementA cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.
IDE1 year 24 daysAdvertisementGoogle DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.
_gcl_au3 monthsAnalyticsProvided by Google Tag Manager to experiment advertisement efficiency of websites using their services.
_ga2 yearsAnalyticsThe _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.
_gid1 dayAnalyticsInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
_gat_gtag_UA_130648884_11 minuteAnalyticsSet by Google to distinguish users.
CONSENT16 years 2 months 19 days 15 hoursAnalyticsYouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about this cookie policy or the information we hold about you.

If you wish to contact us please send an email to or write to Data Enquiries, AMP Clean Energy, 1 Dover Street, London, W1S 4LD or call 0800 157 7331.

Changes to this policy

This policy was and last updated on 17 November 2021.