Terms of use


The conditions of this disclaimer apply to the websites onenorthsea.com (https://onenorthsea.com) of the ONE North Sea project. By using the website you agree to this disclaimer.


Unauthorized or improper use of the websites when downloading can constitute an infringement of intellectual property rights, regulations regarding privacy, publication and / or communication in the broadest sense of the word. You are responsible for everything you send from the websites.

It is not permitted to disrupt the normal operation of these sites or to violate their integrity. This also includes changing the content, as well as cracking and hacking the websites.

TNO & Net Zero TC reserve the right, for whatever reason, to discontinue or limit access to the websites and / or certain services offered on the web pages.

Although TNO & Net Zero TC have exercised due care to ensure the correctness of the information as stated on the websites, TNO & Net Zero TC do not accept any responsibility for this. All content is provided “as is” and “as available”. Decisions you make based on this information are at your own expense and risk.

TNO & Net Zero TC do not provide any guarantees with regard to the security of these websites. Although TNO & Net Zero TC do everything possible in all reasonableness to keep these websites virus-free, no guarantee can be given for this. TNO & Net Zero TC do not guarantee that these websites will function flawlessly or without interruption.


Under no circumstances will TNO or Net Zero TC, their directors, and / or employees be liable for direct and / or indirect, immaterial or consequential damage, including loss of profit or income and loss of contracts or orders, arising or related in any way. but need not be limited to:

  • defects, viruses or other imperfections in equipment and other software in connection with access to or use of these websites;
  • the information offered on or via these websites;
  • the interception, modification or improper use of information sent to TNO, Net Zero TC or to you;
  • the operation or unavailability of these websites;
  • abuse of these websites;
  • loss of data;
  • downloading or using software made available through these websites; or claims from third parties in connection with the use of these websites.

The exclusion of liability also applies if TNO or Net Zero TC has been informed of the possibility of such damage occurring.


TNO, Net Zero TC, or the entitled party, retains all rights (including copyrights, domain names, trademark rights, patents and other intellectual property rights) with regard to all information offered on or via these websites, including software, audio, video, text, logos and photos. With the exception of personal, non-commercial use, it is not permitted to copy, download or publish, distribute or reproduce information on these websites in any way without the prior written consent of TNO, Net Zero TC, or the legitimate consent of the rightsholder. It is not permitted to copy, multiply or edit the information and / or design.


These websites may contain hyperlinks to other websites that are not under the control of TNO. These hyperlinks have only been included for your convenience and do not imply that information, products or services offered on or via these websites are recommended by TNO. The use of such hyperlinks is entirely at your own risk. TNO does not accept any responsibility or liability with regard to the content, use or availability of such websites.


Messages that you send to TNO or Net Zero TC by e-mail can be intercepted, misused or changed by third parties. TNO and Net Zero TC therefore advises against sending confidential information by e-mail.


Software that can be downloaded from these websites is subject to the applicable license agreement. Except as otherwise provided in the applicable license agreement, the software is provided for use by end users only and the making of any further copies, reproductions or redistribution of the software is expressly prohibited. The software is warranted only to the extent expressly provided in the applicable license agreement. TNO and Net Zero TC explicitly reject any other warranty of any kind, including warranties with regard to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or a warranty that the software does not infringe any right.


The conditions of the disclaimer can be changed by TNO or Net Zero TC at any time. Changes take effect from the moment they are published on these websites.

TNO and Net Zero TC reserve the right to change or terminate the websites at its own discretion and at any time it wishes, without prior warning. TNO and Net Zero TC are not liable for the consequences of change or termination.


This privacy statement applies to the website of ONE North Sea. By this statement we explain to you our privacy policy, the purposes for data processing and your privacy rights.

Who is the data controller?

ONE North Sea is the controller of your personal data.

What is our general privacy policy?

Your privacy is very important to us. In order to guarantee your privacy, ONE North Sea always acts in accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

We only use your data to provide you a service / to communicate with you.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal data to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

What is personal data?

If you visit our website, we may collect your personal data. Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Which personal data do we collect and for which purpose?

We only collect personal data provided by you or through cookies.

You are not legally obligated to provide personal data. If you want to use our services or want us to communicate with you, we do need the requested data. Please know that we only collect the data necessary for the specific purpose.

If you contact us, for example by sending an e-mail, we store your name, e-mail address and any other personal data provided by you like your telephone number. We use your data only to communicate with you, to answer your questions and/or to make preparations to enter into a contract with you.

Do we process special categories of personal data?

We do not process any special categories of personal data, such as data relating to or concerning health, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs.

How long do we store your data?

We store your personal data as long as necessary to communicate with you.

Do we share your data?

We only share your data if this is necessary to communicate with you, with parties who are part of our services or when we are legally obligated to share data.

If we share your data in order to perform our contract, we enter into data processing agreements with these parties in order to protect your privacy.

With parties who store data outside the EU, we provide adequate safeguards. We only enter into agreements with these parties if the European Commission decided data transfer is safe (adequacy decision) or if similar measures have been taken to ensure that your data is also securely processed there.

How do we protect your data?

ONE North Sea considers the security of your data very important. For that reason, we take appropriate security measures in order to your data from being lost or being accessible to unauthorised third parties. Some of these measures can be found below:

our website is secured with an SSL certifcate so personal data is sent encrypted;

we have a strict access policy (need to know). Only authorised personnel / third parties have access to your personal data;

we conclude agreements with third parties who process your personal data on our behalf.

Do we use cookies?

We make very limited use of cookies.

What rights do you have?

You have different rights regarding your privacy:

right to access;

right to rectification;

right to deletion (right to be forgotten);

right to restriction of processing;

right to transfer data (data portability);

right of objection; and

right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing.

You can submit any notice regarding your privacy rights to us by e-mail. Please write in the subject line “Personal data”.

To ensure that a request / objection regarding your data has been submitted by you, we kindly request you to enclose a copy of your ID certificate. Please make sure your passport photo, MRZ (machine readable zone, the strip with numbers on the ID certificate), document number and Citizen Service Number (BSN) are made invisible to protect your privacy. We will respond to your request as soon as possible.

If you have complaints about our data processing policy, please inform us by sending an e-mail to our e-mail address. You also have the right to file a complaint with the Dutch supervisory authority, the Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens.

What happens in case of changes?

Due to possible changes in privacy regulations, this privacy statement can be altered. Please be advised to regularly read this statement.

N.B. This statement is governed by Dutch law. This privacy statement is drafted both in Dutch and English. In case of conflict between these statements, the Dutch statement prevails.

May 2021.