Privacy Policy

At MaREI, the SFI Research Centre for Energy Climate and Marine, we understand that privacy is an important issue for visitors and its related domains. The following information is designed to help visitors understand what information we collect from our site, and how we handle and use the information after that.


Information Collection and Use:

MaREI is the sole owner of any information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. MaREI may collect information from our users at several different points on our website.


General Enquiries:If a user contacts MaREI with a general enquiry, the user may need to provide MaREI with personal information (for example contact details). MaREI will use this personal information to respond to the enquiry and track further correspondence. Personal information collected is not used for any other purpose.



Cookies are small text files that a site transfers to a visitor’s hard disk or browser for added functionality or for tracking site usage. In order to measure the effectiveness of our online presence, MaREI may use cookies to determine the path users take on our site and to identify repeat visitors of our site. We do not use cookies to gather personal information such as a person’s name or e-mail address.


External Links:
The MaREI website may contain links to other sites. Please take note that MaREI is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of  other such sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this site.


Changes to MaREI’s Privacy Policy:
MaREI, from time to time, make changes to this policy. We recommend that users of this site re-visit this privacy policy on occasion to learn of new privacy practices or changes to our policy.


General Data Protection Regulation

At MaREI we treat your privacy seriously. Any personal data which you provide to MaREI will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, in accordance with Irish and European Data Protection legislation. This notice sets out details of the information that we collect, how we process it and who we share it with. It also explains your rights under data protection law in relation to our processing of your data.

You can read our Data Protection Notice here: MaREI-Data-Protection-Notice