Privacy policy

Thank you for choosing to be part of our community at Les Entreprises d’éléctricité Gaétan Marcil Ltée (“Company”, “we”, “us”, or “our”). We are committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you have any questions or concerns about our policy, or our practices with regards to your personal information, please contact our person responsible for access and the protection of personal information.

When you visit our website, and use our services, you trust us with your personal information. We take your privacy very seriously. In this privacy policy, we seek to explain to you in the clearest way possible what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you have in relation to it. We hope you take some time to read through it carefully, as it is important. If there are any terms in this privacy policy that you do not agree with, please discontinue use of our Sites and our services.

This privacy policy applies to all information collected through our website (such as, and/or any related services, sales, marketing or events (we refer to them collectively in this privacy policy as the “Services”).

Please read this privacy policy carefully as it will help you make informed decisions about sharing your personal information with us.

Table of Contents

1. What info do we collect?

Personal information that you voluntarily disclose to us

In short, we collect personal information that you provide to us by email.

We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when expressing an interest in obtaining information about us or our products and services, when participating in activities on the Services, or when contacting us.

The personal information we collect depends on the context of your interactions with us and the Services, the choices you make, and the products and features you use.

Information collected automatically

In short, certain information, such as: IP address and/or browser and device characteristics – will be collected automatically when you use our Services.

We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or browse the pages of our different Services. This information does not reveal your specific identity (like your name or personal contact information) but may include information about the device used, such as your IP address, browser and device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, device name, country, location, information about how and when you use our Services, and other technical information. This information is primarily needed to maintain the security and operation of our Services, and for internal analytics and reporting purposes.

Like many companies, we also collect information through cookies and other similar technologies.

Online identifiers: we collect cookie and other identifiers, such as those used for analytics and marketing, such as device geolocation; tools and protocols, such as Internet Protocol (IP) addresses; the devices; applications; as well as other similar data.

2. How do we use your information?

In short: We use your information for purposes based solely on legitimate commercial interests, in connection with the performance of our contract, all in compliance with our legal obligations and/or your consent.

We may use personal information collected through our Services for various business purposes described below. We process your personal information for these purposes based on our legitimate business interests; in order to enter into or perform a contract with you, with your consent, and/or to comply with our legal obligations. We indicate the specific processing grounds we rely on next to each purpose listed below.

We use the information we collect or receive:

  • Respond to your requests for information or contact.
  • To send you promotional or marketing-related communications. We may use your information to respond to your requests and resolve any potential problems you may have relating to our Services.

3. Will Your information be shared with anyone?

In Short: We only share information with your consent, to comply with laws, to provide you with services, to protect your rights, or to fulfill business obligations.

We may process or share data based on the following legal basis:

  • Consent: We may process your data if you have given us specific consent to use your personal information in a specific purpose.
  • Legitimate Interests: We may process your data when it is reasonably necessary to achieve our legitimate business interests.
  • Performance of a Contract: Where we have entered into a contract with you, we may process your personal information to fulfill the terms of our contract.
  • Legal Obligations: We may disclose your information where we are legally required to do so in order to comply with applicable law, governmental requests, a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process, such as in response to a court order or a subpoena (including in response to public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements). Whether in response to a judicial proceeding, court order, court order or subpoena (including in response to public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements ).
  • Vital Interests: We may disclose your information when we believe it is necessary to investigate, notify relevant authorities, or take action regarding potential violations of our policies. Whether it concerns suspicions of fraud, situations involving potential threats to the security of any individual, illegal activities, or even to be used as evidence in litigation in which we may be involved.

Specifically, we may need to process your data or share your personal information in the following situations:

Business transfers. We may share or transfer your information in connection with or during negotiations of any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company.

4. Do we use cookies and other tracking technologies?

In Short: We may use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect and store your information.

We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies (such as web beacons and pixels) to access or store your information. Specific information about how we use these technologies and how you can refuse certain cookies is set out below.

A cookie is an element of data that is stored on your device to help websites and mobile apps remember things about you.

We use first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes:

Performance – We use first-party and third-party cookies to track your use of features and content categories. This allows us to focus on what matters most to you and make these features and content elements more accessible and easier to use, creating a more convenient browsing experience.

Personalization – We use first-party and third-party cookies to track and target your interests based on your usage profile. For example, we may remind you to use a feature that you have not used for a long time or to display content in your language.

Analytics – We use first-party and third-party cookies to analyze trends and understand what works on our website and app and what doesn’t. This helps us to consistently provide the best quality and most relevant content possible.

Refusal of cookies on this site

Most browsers are initially configured to accept cookies. However, you also have the option to disable cookies if you wish, usually by changing your internet browsing settings. It is also possible to configure your browser settings to enable authorization of the use of specific cookies or to notify you each time that a new cookie is about to be stored on your computer, allowing you thus decide to accept or refuse the cookie. To manage your use of cookies, various resources are available to you. For example, the “Help” section of your browser may be useful to you. You can also disable or delete stored data used by cookie-like technologies, such as Local Shared Objects or Flash cookies, by managing your browser extension settings or by visiting the Website of its manufacturer. Because our cookies allow you to access certain options on our site, we recommend that you leave cookies enabled. If your access is disabled, your browsing experience may be compromised and this may cause certain parts of the site to malfunction.

5. How long do we keep your information?

In short, we retain your information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes described in this privacy policy, unless otherwise required by law.

We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary for the purposes set out in this privacy policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law (such as tax, accounting or other legal requirements). other legal requirements).

When we no longer have any ongoing legitimate business need to process your personal information, we will delete or anonymize it, and in the event that this is not possible (for example, because your personal information has been stored in backup archives), we will store them securely. Your personal information will be exempt from any further processing, until its definitive deletion is possible.

6. How do we keep you information safe?

In short, we aim to protect your personal information through a range of organizational and technical security measures.

We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational security measures to secure your data. However, please keep in mind that we cannot guarantee that the Internet itself is 100% secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, transmission of personal information to and from our Services is at your own risk. You should only access our services using a perfectly secure connection.

7. Do we collect information from minors?

In short, we do not knowingly collect data from or market to children under 18 years of age.

We do not solicit or market data from children under 18. By using the Services, you represent that you are at least 18 years old or that you are the parent or guardian of such a minor and that you consent to the use of the Services by such minor dependent of you. If we learn that personal information from users under 18 has been collected, we will deactivate the account and take reasonable steps to promptly delete such data from our records. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under 18, please contact us at

8. What are your privacy rights?

In short, you can review, modify or terminate your account at any time.

If you are resident in the European Economic Area and you have reason to believe that we are unlawfully processing your personal information, you have the right to lodge a complaint with your local data protection supervisory authority. You can find their contact details here:

Cookies and similar technologies: Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can also choose to configure your browser to delete or refuse cookies. If you choose to delete cookies or refuse them, however, this could affect certain functionalities related to our Services. To opt out of interest-based advertising from advertisers on our Services, visit

9. Data breach

A privacy breach occurs when there is unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure or disposal of personal information. You will be informed of data breaches if Les Entreprises d’éctricité Gaétan Marcil Ltée finds that you are likely to be at risk of suffering serious harm. For example, if a data breach could be likely to result in serious financial harm or harm to your mental or physical well-being. In the event that Les Entreprises d’éctricité Gaétan Marcil Ltée becomes aware of a security breach that has resulted or could result in unauthorized access, use or disclosure of personal information, Les Entreprises d’éctricité Gaétan Marcil Ltée will investigate promptly on the matter and will inform the competent supervisory authority no later than 72 hours after becoming aware of it, except in the case where the personal data breach is unlikely to result in a risk to the rights and freedoms of the physical persons.

10. Controls for do-not-track features

Most web browsers, as well as some mobile operating systems and mobile applications, include a Do-Not-Track (“DNT”) feature or setting you can activate to signal your privacy preference and opt-out. that data about your online browsing activities is monitored and logged. No uniform technological standard for the recognition and implementation of DNT signals has been adopted to date. Accordingly, we do not currently respond to DNT browser signals or any other mechanisms that automatically communicate your choice not to be tracked online. If a standard regarding online tracking is adopted in the future, we will notify you of our desire to comply with it, in a revised version of this privacy policy.

11. Our person responsible for access and the protection of personal information.

Do not hesitate to contact our access and protection of personal information manager in the following cases:

  • you have questions or comments regarding this privacy policy;
  • you wish to access, consult or rectify the personal information concerning you held by Les Entreprises d’éctricité Gaétan Marcil Ltée.

To do this, send your request in writing to our person responsible for access and protection of personal information:

Gaétan Marcil

By phone: 450-471-6028

By email: