Privacy Policy of peridotsolar.com

This Website collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Owner and Data Controller

Peridot Solar Italy S.r.l.
Via Michelangelo Buonarroti, 39
20145 Milan
Italy

Owner contact email: info@peridotsolar.com

Types of Data collected

Among the types of Personal Data that this Website collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Trackers; Usage Data; first name; last name; phone number; email address.

Complete details on each type of Personal Data collected are provided in the dedicated sections of this privacy policy or by specific explanation texts displayed prior to the Data collection.
Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when using this Website.
Unless specified otherwise, all Data requested by this Website is mandatory and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for this Website to provide its services. In cases where this Website specifically states that some Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data without consequences to the availability or the functioning of the Service.
Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the Owner.
Any use of Cookies – or of other tracking tools – by this Website or by the owners of third-party services used by this Website serves the purpose of providing the Service required by the User, in addition to any other purposes described in the present document and in the Cookie Policy, if available.

Users are responsible for any third-party Personal Data obtained, published or shared through this Website and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the Data to the Owner.

Mode and place of processing the Data

Methods of processing

The Owner takes appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorised access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorised destruction of the Data.
The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organisational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Owner, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of this Website (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third-party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Owner at any time.

Legal basis of processing

The Owner may process Personal Data relating to Users if one of the following applies:

  • Users have given their consent for one or more specific purposes. Note: Under some legislations the Owner may be allowed to process Personal Data until the User objects to such processing (“opt-out”), without having to rely on consent or any other of the following legal bases. This, however, does not apply, whenever the processing of Personal Data is subject to European data protection law;
  • provision of Data is necessary for the performance of an agreement with the User and/or for any pre-contractual obligations thereof;
  • processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the Owner is subject;
  • processing is related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the Owner;
  • processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the Owner or by a third party.

In any case, the Owner will gladly help to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to the processing, and in particular whether the provision of Personal Data is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.

Place

The Data is processed at the Owner’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located.

Depending on the User’s location, data transfers may involve transferring the User’s Data to a country other than their own. To find out more about the place of processing of such transferred Data, Users can check the section containing details about the processing of Personal Data.

Users are also entitled to learn about the legal basis of Data transfers to a country outside the European Union or to any international organisation governed by public international law or set up by two or more countries, such as the UN, and about the security measures taken by the Owner to safeguard their Data.

If any such transfer takes place, Users can find out more by checking the relevant sections of this document or enquire with the Owner using the information provided in the contact section.

Retention time

Personal Data shall be processed and stored for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for.

Therefore:

  • Personal Data collected for purposes related to the performance of a contract between the Owner and the User shall be retained until such contract has been fully performed.
  • Personal Data collected for the purposes of the Owner’s legitimate interests shall be retained as long as needed to fulfill such purposes. Users may find specific information regarding the legitimate interests pursued by the Owner within the relevant sections of this document or by contacting the Owner.

The Owner may be allowed to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever the User has given consent to such processing, as long as such consent is not withdrawn. Furthermore, the Owner may be obliged to retain Personal Data for a longer period whenever required to do so for the performance of a legal obligation or upon order of an authority.

Once the retention period expires, Personal Data shall be deleted. Therefore, the right of access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after expiration of the retention period.

The purposes of processing

The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its Service, comply with its legal obligations, respond to enforcement requests, protect its rights and interests (or those of its Users or third parties), detect any malicious or fraudulent activity, as well as the following: Analytics, Displaying content from external platforms and Contacting the User.

For specific information about the Personal Data used for each purpose, the User may refer to the section “Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data”.

 

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data

Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

Analytics

The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyse web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behaviour.

Google Analytics (Google Ireland Limited)

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Ireland Limited (“Google”). Google utilises the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the Data collected to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.

Contacting the User

Contact form (this Website)

By filling in the contact form with their Data, the User authorises this Website to use these details to reply to requests for information, quotes or any other kind of request as indicated by the form’s header.

Personal Data processed: email address; first name; last name; phone number.

Displaying content from external platforms

This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Website and interact with them.

This type of service might still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.

Google Fonts (Google Ireland Limited)

Google Fonts is a typeface visualisation service provided by Google Ireland Limited that allows this Website to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.

Personal Data processed: Trackers; Usage Data.

Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy Policy.

 

The rights of Users

Users may exercise certain rights regarding their Data processed by the Owner.

In particular, Users have the right to do the following:

  • Withdraw their consent at any time. Users have the right to withdraw consent where they have previously given their consent to the processing of their Personal Data.
  • Object to processing of their Data. Users have the right to object to the processing of their Data if the processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent. Further details are provided in the dedicated section below.
  • Access their Data. Users have the right to learn if Data is being processed by the Owner, obtain disclosure regarding certain aspects of the processing and obtain a copy of the Data undergoing processing.
  • Verify and seek rectification. Users have the right to verify the accuracy of their Data and ask for it to be updated or corrected.
  • Restrict the processing of their Data. Users have the right, under certain circumstances, to restrict the processing of their Data. In this case, the Owner will not process their Data for any purpose other than storing it.
  • Have their Personal Data deleted or otherwise removed. Users have the right, under certain circumstances, to obtain the erasure of their Data from the Owner.
  • Receive their Data and have it transferred to another controller. Users have the right to receive their Data in a structured, commonly used and machine readable format and, if technically feasible, to have it transmitted to another controller without any hindrance. This provision is applicable provided that the Data is processed by automated means and that the processing is based on the User’s consent, on a contract which the User is part of or on pre-contractual obligations thereof.
  • Lodge a complaint. Users have the right to bring a claim before their competent data protection authority.

Details about the right to object to processing

Where Personal Data is processed for a public interest, in the exercise of an official authority vested in the Owner or for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the Owner, Users may object to such processing by providing a ground related to their particular situation to justify the objection.

Users must know that, however, should their Personal Data be processed for direct marketing purposes, they can object to that processing at any time without providing any justification. To learn, whether the Owner is processing Personal Data for direct marketing purposes, Users may refer to the relevant sections of this document.

How to exercise these rights

Any requests to exercise User rights can be directed to the Owner through the contact details provided in this document. These requests can be exercised free of charge and will be addressed by the Owner as early as possible and always within one month.

Additional information about Data collection and processing

Legal action

The User’s Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Owner in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Website or the related Services.
The User declares to be aware that the Owner may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.

Additional information about User’s Personal Data

In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this Website may provide the User with additional and contextual information concerning particular Services or the collection and processing of Personal Data upon request.

System logs and maintenance

For operation and maintenance purposes, this Website and any third-party services may collect files that record interaction with this Website (System logs) use other Personal Data (such as the IP Address) for this purpose.

Information not contained in this policy

More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Owner at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.

How “Do Not Track” requests are handled

This Website does not support “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third-party services it uses honour the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

The Owner reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by notifying its Users on this page and possibly within this Website and/or – as far as technically and legally feasible – sending a notice to Users via any contact information available to the Owner. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom.

Should the changes affect processing activities performed on the basis of the User’s consent, the Owner shall collect new consent from the User, where required.

Personal Data (or Data)

Any information that directly, indirectly, or in connection with other information — including a personal identification number — allows for the identification or identifiability of a natural person.

Usage Data

Information collected automatically through this Website (or third-party services employed in this Website), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilised by the Users who use this Website, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilised to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server’s answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilised by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User’s IT environment.

User

The individual using this Website who, unless otherwise specified, coincides with the Data Subject.

Data Subject

The natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.

Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)

The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes Personal Data on behalf of the Controller, as described in this privacy policy.

Data Controller (or Owner)

The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Data, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of this Website. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of this Website.

This Website (or this Application)

The means by which the Personal Data of the User is collected and processed.

Service

The service provided by this Website as described in the relative terms (if available) and on this site/application.

European Union (or EU)

Unless otherwise specified, all references made within this document to the European Union include all current member states to the European Union and the European Economic Area.

Cookie

Cookies are Trackers consisting of small sets of data stored in the User’s browser.

Tracker

Tracker indicates any technology – e.g Cookies, unique identifiers, web beacons, embedded scripts, e-tags and fingerprinting – that enables the tracking of Users, for example by accessing or storing information on the User’s device.


Legal information

This privacy statement has been prepared based on provisions of multiple legislations, including Art. 13/14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).

This privacy policy relates solely to this Website, if not stated otherwise within this document.

Latest update: 31 May 2022

Career
Would you like to work with us?
We are always looking for talented people to join our dynamic and international team.

The role’s primary responsibility is to deliver budget, quality and timely solar projects in the Italian and UK region. This will involve coordination with internal teams. This is a leadership role requiring excellent judgment on challenging situations along with sound commercial acumen and supplier management skills, to support the development of the company’s pipeline. The Technical Director will be expected to positively contribute to the performance, growth and profitability of the region. The position will manage a project execution team involved in the development, delivery and operation & maintenance of utility scale projects, ensuring they are completed to a high quality, safely, on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure all projects fulfil the project specific HSSE requirements as well as adhering to company governance.
  • Supporting the development teams in the maturity of the project pipeline to financial close.
  • Ensure the engineering resource assigned to the region are working on the right projects to the right level.
  • Control the accuracy of capex and opex cost models which feed into the project financial models.
  • Lead on EPC & O&M contract negotiations with potential buyers.
  • Development of strong local/regional (EPCM) subcontractor partnerships.
  • Make an impact in constant battle to drive down costs without introducing quality risk.
  • Execute all projects in a safe manner, on time, in budget, and in accordance with the contractual specification.
  • Getting projects quickly to completion (PAC/COD).
  • Delivery of O&M services delivering good KPI performance (profitability, system availability, PR, LDs), protecting any EPC liabilities.
  • Grow the company’s project execution team to meet the needs of the development pipeline as it matures.
  • Travel within the region through the planning and delivery of the project pipeline.
  • Primary escalation points for projects with margin or legal challenges, and for any serious customer complaints.
  • Accountability for construction safety and quality and need to ensure that all projects across the region are following corporate standards.

Requirements

  • University degree in engineering.
  • Experience in a similar field of managing renewable energy execution projects with a proven track record of delivering renewable / large scale infrastructure projects through construction.
  • Experience managing the construction of HV grid connections.
  • Clear affinity with renewables and ideally relevant working experience in the renewable energy industry in particular the construction processes and environmental assessments of solar, Battery & other renewable energy projects.
  • Strong technical understanding of renewable energy technology with experience of contracts and technical appendices for main technology supply contracts.
  • Strong communication, relationship building and good management skills including organisational ability and a target oriented; demonstrated ability to prioritise.

 

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Project Developer in the United Kingdom, who will report the Director for UK Project Development & Business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Explore the UK market identifying, generating, and evaluating new solar power project investment opportunities.
  • Develops new business through existing relationships and networking and maintain relationships with key clients and prospective clients.
  • Effectively and professionally manages relationships with external stakeholders, including public entities (state, regional and local), development or JV partners, local communities, advisors, etc..
  • Manage database of potential acquisitions. Conduct review of such database on weekly basis.
  • Ensures economic viability of projects / pipeline opportunities (using the financial model and taking ownership on assumptions).
  • Provide input on suitable acquisition opportunities and present them to his/her supervisor.
  • Build new relationships within the utility, municipality and partners involved allowing the Company to increase the projects portfolio.
  • Drives the advancement of each project opportunity by leading all necessary steps in the process (both internal and external).
  • Research and report state and local regulatory issues relevant to solar power projects.
  • Originate and manage developer relationships for new project opportunities.
  • Keeps himself/herself fully informed on key market developments and industry news/events to quickly identify business opportunities.

Requirements

  • At least 4 years of experience in project development activities.
  • Proven experience in the Italian PV market.
  • ‘Hunts’ for the most innovative opportunities.
  • Always delivers high-quality outputs, always on time.
  • Communicates clearly, effectively, to-the-point. Understands executive communication.
  • Exceptional coordination and facilitation capabilities, both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Exceptional analytical skills, both quantitative and qualitative.
  • True team-player, understands the power of team collaboration.
  • Used to work under pressure, meeting tight deadlines in a very demanding environment.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Business Analyst in Italy who will join the Business Development Team reporting to the Italian Senior Development Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Data room management.
  • Project tracking.
  • Support in project development management.
  • Prepare detailed project reports (DPRs).
  • Market research for Solar Energy Industry to analyze the cost and feasibility of the projects.
  • Research and present industry knowledge pieces on various aspects of Solar Energy industry.
  • Prepare Top management and stakeholder presentations.
  • Build and maintain contact with industry experts for insight and data.
  • Work with senior management to ensure seamless set up of projects.

Requirements

  • Financial Model valuation.
  • Business understanding of Solar Energy Sector.
  • Self-Starter and hard-working person.
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently with complex, unstructured initiatives.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work within tight deadlines and changing priorities.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Analyst experience preferred.
  • Experience in the Solar Industry.

 

We are looking for a Senior Asset Manager to manage a portfolio of large-scale Solar PV assets in Europe.
The successful candidate will be involved in the day-to-day management of the operating assets including contract management, asset performance monitoring and portfolio optimisation during the operating phase.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review grid documentation and management of DNOs and ICPs with regards to non-contestable and contestable works, grid connection agreements and grid compliance test until achievement of Final Operational Notice.
  • Coordination, supervision and management of all contractor’s commissioning activities including review and approval of commissioning plan and testing/commissioning procedures and protocols, review and approval of all commissioning results, issuance of respective commissioning completion certificate, review and validation of reliability and PR test.
  • Asset Management of a portfolio of PV plants in UK, under contract and under preparation.
  • Negotiate new O&M contracts from selected contractors, monitoring and influencing all maintenance and operations for the assets.
  • Managing day-to-day operations of the Assets.
  • Manage and monitor compliance in all contracts and activities.
  • Review all SPV contracts for obligations and other contract party respectively, including insurances.
  • Support financial controller with analysis of P&L variance and solar plants budget review.
  • Maximizing total return for each asset through analysis of efficiency as well as identifying opportunities for further improvement while monitoring and controlling financial budgets.
  • Overall management of energy sales and PPA negotiation, arrange and maintain accreditation of sites and eligibility for Feed-In-Tariffs (FIT) and REGO.
  • Accounting: invoices collection sign offs, supervise FIT/REGO and market electricity revenue collection (PPA), contact with DNOs to solve potential discrepancies.
  • Facilitate hand-off from project management to operational management.
  • Responsible for the overall procurement process, from RFP to Contract signature.
  • Continuously in contact with the main solar PV equipment suppliers and provide regular costs and technology updates to EPC team for submission of EPC/BOP proposal for third party Customers.
  • Provide accurate cost estimation (cost-sheets) and vendors evaluation (scorecards).
  • Draft of PO and ensure vendors comply with terms and conditions.

Requirements

  • Degree in an Engineering discipline
  • Strong experience in the Solar PV industry: negotiating and managing EPC and O&M contracts.
  • Strong stakeholder management experience.
  • Experience working as part of a team and independently.
  • A deep understanding of the economic drivers of the renewable energy industry.
  • Strong management skills and analytical experience.
  • High organizations skills and capacity of managing multiple short and long lead time workstreams in parallel.
  • Acute attention to details.
  • Clear communication (written and verbal) in Italian and English with ability to build relationships quickly and influence with reason.
  • Able to analyse and evaluate asset performance.
  • Experience in infrastructure investment management or asset management (could be from a corporate role, rather than a fund management role) would be beneficial.