Protecting Your Privacy
Information We Collect
Customers provide information when they contact us via the Web or use one of our services.
When you visit our website, our servers may create small files called cookies on your computer, making it more convenient for you to use the website by verifying when you travel from page to page. The data we collect on website usage from cookies is maintained securely and is not tied to your Personal Information. We do not sell or transfer the data we obtain from cookies, and we only use it in aggregate form. If you object to this practice, please consult your browser’s documentation for information on erasing or blocking cookies. If you reject cookies, you may still use our website, but your ability to use some areas of our website could be limited.
The website is not designed for or targeted to children under
the age of 13. We will never knowingly collect information from a child under the age of 13 and will delete any information that appears to be submitted by a child under the age of 13.
How Carolina Gas Transmission Uses and Discloses the Information We Collect
Any information we gather, whether voluntarily provided by you or automatically collected, may be used to provide you with requested services and to support our business functions. For example, we may use your information to:
- Provide customer service
- Respond to your requests for services and communicate with you about those requests
- Answer your questions
- Improve our services
- Notify you about services and changes that may affect you
- Share important information with you (for example, during a major storm)
Carolina Gas Transmission does not disclose information about you to third parties except under strict contracts for the purpose of providing customer service or enhancing our services. Carolina Gas Transmission does not sell your Personal Information, nor does Carolina Gas Transmission provide such Personal Information to third parties for the purpose of marketing products or services.
Notwithstanding any other statements or representations here or elsewhere on our website, we reserve our right to disclose any information in our possession if we are required to do so by law, as requested by our regulatory agencies, in connection with the sale of all or a portion of our businesses, or if we believe, in good faith, that such a disclosure is necessary to comply with the law, defend our rights or property, or to respond to an emergency situation.
How Carolina Gas Transmission Protects Your Personal Information
Carolina Gas Transmission is strongly committed to protecting the privacy, security and integrity of your information. We treat all Personal Information of our customers as confidential and we also use industry-standard practices to protect your Personal Information from loss, misuse, alteration and destruction. Such measures include, but are not limited to, firewalls, intrusion monitoring, and technology to encrypt and protect certain sensitive transmissions of information. However, no security system is fail-safe, and Carolina Gas Transmission cannot guarantee the information you provide will never be obtained by unauthorized persons. Carolina Gas Transmission therefor assumes no responsibility for the security of any Personal Information you submit to the website.
Carolina Gas Transmission will not intentionally disclose your password to a third party; however, you are also responsible for maintaining the privacy and security of your password. You are responsible for all activity that takes place under your account. We strongly urge you to take precautions to guard the confidentiality of your user name and password. We advise you to not share your user name or password with third parties or use your password for any other website. Passwords are your first line of defense against unauthorized access to your account. If your password is compromised, your information can be misused. If you believe your password has been compromised in any way, please contact us.
Correcting, Updating, or Removing Personal Information
If you are concerned about the Personal Information you have provided to us, or would like to review, correct, update or delete that Personal Information, please contact us. Please allow us up to ten business days for the change to take effect. To correct, update or remove personal information, contact us.
Questions and Comments
Effective Date: 02/01/2015