What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on
your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to
“remember” your actions or preferences over time.
Most Internet browsers support cookies; however, users can set their browsers
to decline certain types of cookies or specific cookies. Further, users can
delete cookies at any time.
experience when visiting our website(s). For example, some cookies remember
your language or preferences so that you do not have to repeatedly make these
choices when you visit one of our websites. Additionally, cookies allow us to
serve you specific content, such as videos on our website(s). We may employ
the learnings of your behavior on our website(s) to serve you with targeted
advertisements on third-party website(s) in an effort to
“re-market” our products and services to you.
What types of cookies do we use?
First-Party and Third-Party Cookies
We use both first-party and third-party cookies on our website.
First-party cookies are cookies issued from the
www.lonestarenergytx.com domain that are generally
used to identify language and location preferences or render basic site
Third-party cookies belong to and are managed by other parties, such as
Lone Star Energy business partners or service providers. These cookies may be
required to render certain forms, or to allow for some advertising outside of
the Lone Star Energy website.
Session cookies are temporary cookies that are used to remember you during the
course of your visit to the website, and they expire when you close the web
Persistent cookies are used to remember your preferences within the website
and remain on your desktop or mobile device even after you close your browser
or restart your computer. We use these cookies to analyse user behavior to
establish visit patterns so that we can improve our website functionality for
you and others who visit our website(s). These cookies also allow us to serve
you with targeted advertising and measure the effectiveness of our site
functionality and advertising.
How are cookies used for advertising purposes?
Cookies and ad technology such as web beacons, pixels, and anonymous ad
network tags help us serve relevant ads to you more effectively. They also
help us collect aggregated audit data, research, and performance reporting for
advertisers. Pixels enable us to understand and improve the delivery of ads to
you, and know when certain ads have been shown to you. Since your web browser
may request advertisements and web beacons directly from ad network servers,
these networks can view, edit, or set their own cookies, just as if you had
requested a web page from their site.
on third-party sites, we do use aggregate data from third parties to show you
relevant, interest-based advertising. We do not provide any personal
information that we collect to advertisers. You can opt out of off-site and
third-party-informed advertising by adjusting your cookie settings. Opting out
will not remove advertising from the pages you visit, but, instead, opting out
will result in the ads you see not being matched to your interests. This
implies that the ad(s) you see will not be matched to your interests by those
How are third party cookies used?
For some of the functions within our websites we use third party suppliers;
for example, when you visit a page with videos embedded from or links to
YouTube. These videos or links (and any other content from third party
suppliers) may contain third party cookies, and we encourage you to consult
the privacy policies of these third party vendors on their websites for
How do I reject and delete cookies?
You can choose to reject or block all or specific types of cookies set by
virtue of your visit to a Lone Star Energy website by clicking on the cookie
preferences on our website(s). You can change your preferences for Lone Star Energy
websites and/or the websites of any third party suppliers by changing your
browser settings. Please note that most browsers automatically accept cookies.
Therefore, if you do not wish cookies to be used, you may need to actively
be able to visit our websites but some of the functions may not work
correctly. You may also visit
details on how to delete or reject cookies and for further information on
cookies generally. By using our website without deleting or rejecting some or
all cookies, you agree that we can place those cookies that you have not
deleted or rejected on your device.
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