Terms of Use

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GRH Website Terms of Use

The following are the Global Renewable Hub website (the “GRH Website”) Terms and Conditions of Use, Privacy Policy and Use of Cookies Policy (collectively, the ”Terms of Use”).

The following terms mean the following: “You” (and its possessive, “Your”) means an individual who intends to Use or Uses this GRH Website, on your own behalf or on behalf of any other individual or entity; “Use” (and all its tenses) means to read, access, click-through and/or otherwise use this GRH Website.

If You do not understand or agree with the Terms of Use, DO NOT Use the GRH Website; in the alternative, by Using this GRH Website, You are acknowledging that You have read, understood and agreed with the Terms of Use and You agree that You are estopped from claiming that You did not read, understand or agree with the Terms of Use at a later date and for any purposes.

Terms and Conditions of Use

Introduction

The GRH Website is owned and operated by Brookfield Renewable Partners (referred to as "Brookfield", “Brookfield Renewable”, "we", "us" or "our"), which terms shall also include associated entities including, where the context requires, means any other Brookfield affiliates and their service providers, and any other person involved with the provision or maintenance of the GRH Website.

We may update our Terms of Use from time to time and You are responsible for periodically reviewing the most current version posted on the GRH Website. Your subsequent Use of the GRH Website following the posting of  revised Terms of Use confirms, again, that You have read, understood and agreed with the updated Terms of Use and You agree that You are estopped from claiming that You did not read, understand or agree with the updated Terms of Use.

Specific Terms

This GRH Website, including all content, design, marks and layout, is the property of Brookfield and subject to copyright, trademark and other laws. No intellectual property rights in respect this GRH Website are granted or extended as a result of making it available.

The content on the GRH Website may not be reproduced, republished, used or modified without Brookfield’s express written consent.

All content and materials published on the GRH Website are presented solely for Your internal, non-commercial use except for receiving follow-up information from Brookfield on renewable energy. The contents of the GRH Website, including all text, images, brands and trademarks is, unless otherwise specified, protected by national and international intellectual property laws, and is owned by Brookfield. Use of the GRH Website does not give You any ownership in or to any of that content.

You are granted a non-exclusive non-transferable, limited licence to view and download on any single computer documentation included in the “Downloads: Renewable Buyer’s Resource Library” (“Downloads”) section of the GRH Website for Your internal, non-commercial use except for receiving follow-up information from Brookfield on renewable energy. It should be noted that any copyright notices, proprietary notices and disclaimers contained in the Downloads should also be copied.

Other than the Downloads, You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute, by any means or in any manner, any material or information on or downloaded from the GRH Website including but not limited to text, graphics, video, messages, code and/or software without our prior written consent, except where expressly invited to do so.

You acknowledge that You do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading any copyright material contained on the GRH Website (including but not limited to the Downloads). All rights not expressly granted by us in these Terms of Use are hereby reserved. If You breach any of these Terms of Use, Your authorisation to Use this GRH Website automatically terminates and You must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials

The content on this GRH Website is for informational purposes only and is not investment, professional, legal or other advice. You agree to bear all risks associated with Your Use of this GRH Website, including any reliance on the availability, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, usefulness or appropriateness of the GRH Website or its content.

None of the content on this GRH Website is an offer to sell, a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of Brookfield or any other company. Nothing on this GRH Website obligates Brookfield or You to enter into any potential transactions contemplated on the GRH Website or enter into any other agreement. None of the content on this GRH Website is capable of constituting an offer in relation to a potential transaction, an offer to receive any particular services or an offer to provide any particular services. No partnership or joint venture or similar relationship can be deemed to be created between Brookfield and You by virtue of the Use of the GRH Website. Neither Brookfield nor You shall be deemed to be a representative, agent or contractor of the other party, nor shall either party have any authority or right to assume or create any obligation of any kind or nature, express or implied, on behalf of or in the name of the other party, nor to bind the other party in any way. If, in the future, the parties elect to enter into a transaction, such commitment shall be explicitly stated in a separate written agreement executed by Brookfield and You (or the contracting party). You assume total responsibility and risk for Your Use of the GRH Website and use of all information contained within it.

The GRH Website is provided “as is” and “as available” without any representation, warranty or condition of any kind, including but not limited to any implied warranties or conditions of merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of third-party rights. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Brookfield does not warrant that the GRH Website, including any projections, predictions, forecasts or other forward-looking statements1 relating to Brookfield’s performance available on the GRH Website, will be accurate, complete or up-to-date, or that defects, inaccuracies or errors on the GRH Website will be identified or remedied. No reliance should be placed on any information or forward-looking statements posted on this GRH Website.

Parts or any part of the GRH Website may be periodically unavailable, and content on the GRH Website may be removed or modified at any time without notice. In addition, Brookfield may, in its sole discretion, restrict, suspend or cancel Your access to or use of the GRH Website.

You also understand that Brookfield cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that any material available for downloading from the GRH Website (including but not limited to the Downloads) will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (inducing anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy Your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.

In accessing the GRH Website, You accept that information messages and electronic mail passing over the Internet may not be free from interference by third parties. Consequently, Brookfield cannot guarantee the privacy or confidentiality of any information relating to You (including information supplied by the You via or pursuant to the GRH Website) passing over the internet.

Where information is supplied by You via or pursuant to the GRH Website, You understand that Brookfield does not control or endorse such content in any way. You assume total responsibility and risk for Your use of the GRH Website (including the provision of any commercially sensitive information should You choose to provide same via the GRH Website).

Those who visit the GRH Website, do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws. If Use of the GRH Website and/or viewing of it, or Use of any material or content on the GRH Website or services are contrary to or infringe any applicable law in Your jurisdiction(s), You are not authorised to view or Use the GRH Website and You must exit immediately.

You agree that in no event shall You seek to hold Brookfield  liable, whether in contract, tort  or otherwise, for damages (including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive, exemplary and aggravated damages and damages for loss of use, profits or revenue) or any other remedy relating to the Use, availability or content of the GRH Website.

You agree to indemnify Brookfield, its affiliates and its representatives harmless against any and all liabilities, losses, damages, suits, claims, demands, costs (including court costs and legal fees), fines and actions of any kind or nature whatsoever for which they may become liable, or which they may suffer as a result of Your Use of  this GRH Website, Your breach, violation or non-performance of any term or condition of this GRH Website Policy, or Your violation of any third party’s rights relating to this GRH Website.

This GRH Website may not be Used by persons under the age of majority in their jurisdiction.

This GRH Website may contain links to other websites. While we try to link only to websites that share our standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content, security or privacy practices of other websites. Brookfield does not endorse other websites or their content by virtue of linking to them from this GRH Website. Brookfield is not responsible for the content of links or third-party websites and Your Use of such third-party websites is at Your own risk.

Some pages on this GRH Website, or on third party websites that are linked from  this GRH Website, may be available only to clients with registered accounts and log-on credentials. You are responsible for the confidentiality of Your log-on credentials and account information, and for all actions taken on the GRH Website while logged on with Your credentials. Therefore, You should not disclose Your log-on credentials or account information to anyone else and You should choose a unique password that is not Used on any other account or easily guessed by others. Brookfield reserves the right to suspend or cancel GRH Website accounts and log-on credentials at any time, for any, or no, reason and without notice. If You suspect that Your log-on credentials have been compromised, please notify us immediately using the support contact information provided on the relevant account log-on page.

If any provision or term of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall become or be declared illegal, invalid or unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, such term or provision shall be severable from the other terms and conditions and shall be deemed to be deleted from them.

1 Forward-looking statements, as defined in applicable securities laws, include statements that address future activities, events, or developments, including business or investment strategies or measures, competitive strengths, goals, expansion, growth and references to future success. You can identify these statements by the fact that they do not relate strictly to historical or current facts. Words such as "anticipate," "estimate," "expect," "project," "intend," "plan," and "believe," are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements and actual future results or outcomes can be materially affected by inaccurate assumptions or by known or unknown risks and uncertainties. Consequently, no forward-looking statement can be guaranteed or relied upon.