Last updated: 13 February 2023
Last reviewed: 13 February 2023
Thank you for downloading the Peak Energy app. We are thrilled to have you on board! 🙂
Peak Energy is providing the best app for smart charging your electric vehicle when the price and carbon levels are the lowest – in order to further reduce the carbon footprint and the price of owning an electric vehicle.
Happy charging and cheers!
/Team at Peak Energy
Peak Energy AB, org.nr. 559359-2727, (“Peak Energy”, “we”, “us”, “our”), is a data controller of personal data (“Data”). We appreciate your trust in us when you give us your personal information, and we will continue to do our utmost to deserve that trust. We think that it is important that you are familiar with what information we process about you, why it is needed, and how we use it to build interactions between you and other parents. In this section, you can learn about how we process your Data when you use:
In the case of any discrepancy between the translations of the terms of this Policy, the English version supersedes all others.
About Peak Energy
Peak Energy charges your electric vehicle when electricity is cheapest and consists of as much renewable energy as possible. It is the smartest charging algorithm on the market – so owners of electrical vehicles can save up to 70% on their charging bill while helping the environment.
Categories of Personal Data
Depending on your interaction with Peak Energy, we may process different categories of your Data.
When using our Site or Apps, the categories of Data that we may process include:
Only those marked with an asterisk (*) are required; all others are optional and can at any time be edited or removed by accessing your user profile.
Additionally, when submitting feedback, support, or error forms, you may be asked to provide your name, contact information, feedback or error message, device-specific data (e.g. hardware model, operating system, and crash data), and the identification number of the product or feature in question.
This Data is collected when you register or use our Site, Apps, or Services, opt-in to cookies, opt-in to receiving marketing material, submit feedback or error forms, from public records, and through direct correspondence between Peak Energy and yourself.
Peak Energy processes your Data in order to be able to provide to you in completion our services in accordance with your wishes, to improve and expand our Services and Apps, for insight and research purposes, to communicate with you, to screen for potential risk or fraud, and, when in line with the preferences that you have indicated, to provide you with advertisement or promotional material.
As we develop insights and research, we ensure that data is aggregated in order to prevent any individual from being identified, in effect anonymising the data set.
Our legal bases for processing are:
Unless required by law, Data is retained for up to 36 months after your last interaction with Peak Energy, after which it is erased or anonymised. Interaction with Peak Energy includes, for example, using our Site, Apps, or Services, or opening marketing communications from us.
You can at any time opt-out of receiving marketing communications or close your account by following on-screen instructions, or by contacting us at [email protected]. To close your account: open the App, select the account icon, navigate to personal details, delete user, and finally verify your decision by following the onscreen instructions. Closing your account will prompt us to immediately delete or anonymise all Data for which we do not have a legal requirement to retain.
Once Data has been deleted as described above, you will need to set up a new account with us if you wish to use the Services again.
For both published vacancies and open applications, our recruitment process may involve the processing of the following categories of Data of our applicants: name; postal address; email address; telephone number; government-issued identification; references and CVs. This Data is retained for up to 5 years after the application date, or for as long as we have a legitimate business need for it. This Data is collected from public records, third-party recommendations and referrals, and through direct correspondence between Peak Energy and yourself.
Third Parties and Countries
We may share your Data with affiliated companies with which we have partnered in order to provide to you a greater set of services, and with trusted third-party service providers as necessary for them to perform services on our behalf, such as:
As often as is appropriate and practical, third parties are only provided with aggregated data (through which individuals cannot be identified) and are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any purpose other than those listed above.
Peak Energy uses servers located within the EU; however, if we transfer Data outside of the EU, we check that the third country meets the requirements of applicable data privacy legislation and make the necessary contractual arrangements to ensure third-party compliance. Peak Energy does not sell your personal data.
For a full list of our third parties, please send your request to [email protected].
A cookie is a small text file that the website or application that you are visiting requests to save on your device. They are widely used in order to make websites and applications work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site or app.
We use both essential cookies, allowing you to effectively navigate and use our Site and Apps, analytical cookies through Google Analytics and Mixpanel, allowing us to better understand how you like to use our Site and Apps and how we can improve our Services, and advertisement cookies through Facebook Pixel, providing you with tailored advertisements from third parties.
Google Analytics’ terms require us to include the following text in this Policy:
Your consent is needed in order for us to collect cookies; you can at any time revoke your consent by adjusting your cookie preferences or browser settings, or by contacting us at [email protected]. Only cookies that are required for the overall function of the Site and Apps (essential) cannot be disabled.
PTS, the regulatory authority in the field, provides additional information about cookies on its website, pts.se.
For information on how to manage your browser’s cookie settings, follow these links:
In order to keep your Data and all the other information we have stored safe, we have implemented various security measures and taken reasonable steps to prevent unauthorized access, use, alteration, destruction, or disclosure of your Data. For example, our Site uses Secure Socket Layers (SSL), the industry standard for protecting private information sent over the Internet, and strict internal guidelines regarding the processing of Data have been implemented within our organization. However, no data transmission or storage over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your Data, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information collected through our Services.
Your Data will be stored in a secure environment and treated confidentially.
Based on your prior consent, we may use your contact information in any commonly used method in order to provide you with information about products, special offers, and other information relating to our Apps or Services or which we believe may otherwise be of interest to you.
You can at any time alter your communication preferences in regard to direct marketing via on-screen instructions, or by contacting us at [email protected]. In addition, if you receive direct marketing from us in writing, you will be reminded in that material that you are able to alter your marketing preferences.
Rights of Users Located within the EU
If you are located within the EU, EEA, or Switzerland, under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR), you have the right to transparency in how your Data is processed. A list of these rights is below. Please note that these rights are not absolute and certain exemptions apply.
To exercise these rights, please contact us at [email protected]. For your protection, we may need to verify your identity before responding to your request. In the event that we refuse a request, we will provide for you a reason as to why.
If you believe that your rights under the EU GDPR have been violated, the EU GDPR gives you the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority. A list of Supervisory Authorities is available here.
More information about the EU GDPR can be found at ec.europa.eu.
We may periodically change this Policy as we, for example, add new features and Services, as we improve our current offerings, and as technologies and laws change. You can determine when this Policy was last revised by referring to the “Last Updated” legend at the top of this page. Any changes will become effective upon our posting of the revised Policy. We may provide notice to you of any changes. This notice may be provided by email, by posting the revised Policy on our Site or App, or elsewhere in the Services, or by other means prior to the change becoming effective, consistent with applicable laws.
If you have questions about how we process your Data, or the contents of this Policy, you can at any time email us to:
Peak Energy AB, 559359-2727
Email: [email protected]