Cookie Policy

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Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on Mongooseenergy.coop
  • how long you spend on each Mongooseenergy.coop page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics

Name Purpose Expires
_ga This helps us count how many people visit Mongooseenergy.coop by tracking if you’ve visited before 2 years
_gat Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made 10 minutes

Google Analytics

Name Purpose Expires
_utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to Mongooseenergy.coop or to a certain page 2 years
_utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on Mongooseenergy.coop 30 minutes
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz This tells us how you reached Mongooseenergy.coop (eg from another website or a search engine) 6 months

Mongooseenergy.coop events

Name Purpose Expires
analytics_next_page_call This lets us know the next page you visit on Mongooseenergy.coop, so we can make journeys better when you close your browser
govuk_contact_referrer This lets us know the last page you visited before using the contact Mongooseenergy.coop form 1 day