Cookie Policy

northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.

Cookies are used to:

    - measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
    - remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again

northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.

You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer.

Find out more about how to manage cookies.

How cookies are used on northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements, e.g. improving site search.

Google Analytics stores information about:

    - the pages you visit on northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk
    - how long you spend on each northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk page

    - how you got to the site 

    - what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics

NamePurposeExpires
_ga This helps us count how many people visit northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before 2 years
_gat Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made 10 minutes

Google Analytics

NamePurposeExpires
_utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk or to a certain page 2 years
_utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk 30 minutes
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz This tells us how you reached northernpowerhousepartnership.co.uk (eg from another website or a search engine) 6 months

Our cookies

NamePurposeExpires
cookiesDirective This lets us know that you’ve accepted the cookies message, so that we don't need to show the pop-up message again on our site. 1 year