Legal notices and General Conditions of use

This web site offers an information service always accessible to whoever wants to follow the development of actions in the project S3C.

This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement N° 308765.

The sole responsibility for the content of this website lies with the authors. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the European Communities. The European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein

B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH on behalf of the S3C consortium reserves the right to modify without notice these General conditions. Final users could always look up the up-to-date text of the general conditions in the web site AlpStore. In any case access to the site and the use of its tools shall be considered as an integral acceptance of the General Conditions.

Users may access the site for the User's personal use. Users cannot modify, use, copy, distribute, transfer, reproduce, publish, licence, sell or use the information, software, products or services obtained or available through the site for commercial purposes.





All texts, graphic and software of this site are protected by the relevant copyright, patents and intellectual property rights legislation. Every product or company mentioned in this Site are trade mark of their respective owners and may be protected by patents and/or copyright.
Rights concerning the texts and signed contributions (data banks, scientific collections, comments and doctrines) belong to the respective Authors.

None of the materials provided on this web site may be used, reproduced or transmitted, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording or the use of any information storage and retrieval system, except for personal use, without permission in writing from the publisher.



Use of the Site

This Service is available "as is". Under no circumstances shall B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of this Site, including, without limitation, any information, fault, error, omission, interruption or delay with respect thereto.

Quotations are permitted on condition that the source and URL are indicated.

Picture Credits

S3C home page: Maksim Shmeljov/Shutterstock
Best Practice "The British Gas Smart Meter Challenge": Alexander Kirch/Shutterstock





Report of errors

The purpose of this Site is to provide accurate information: users are invited to report any error or bad functioning regarding both informative pages or interactive services.



Access to external links

Under no circumstances shall B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH (and/or its administrators) be liable for any information obtained by users through the access to external sites accessible through a link contained in the AlpStore website.

As a consequence, only the administrators of the external sites are responsible for the completeness and accuracy of them, under the respective conditions of access.

The site includes hyper textual links and other Internet resources provided by B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH Partners or third party.

The publication of hyper textual links in the site is made for informative purposes and should be considered as a reference for the users' surfing not entailing any acknowledgment or approval of the external site and their contents by B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH.


B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH does not exercise control over the contents, information, services and/or products provided by the external linked sites and under no circumstances shall B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH be liable for the truthfulness, accuracy and up dating of the information published therein.

Except as otherwise provided, the publication of an hyper textual link to other Internet sources does not imply any association agreement and/or franchising between B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH and the administrators of the external linked sites.



Privacy Policy

Users guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy and up dating of the personal data and information provided during the registration. Users authorize B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH to verify the truthfulness of the data and information provided and undertake to cooperate with B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH administrators to this end.

User's personal data (requested to access to services) will not transfer to third party. They will be use only for communication purposes concerning the site and its contents and to send relevant periodical information.

If the personal data are collected for institutional activities, the public administration is not obliged to ask the consent of the user.



Every downloadable object contained in the site - like technical documentation, regulations, forms, software, exc. - except as otherwise provided is freely available under the conditions established by the owner.




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Nicole Sillner


Website development and realisation

DEVinitiv - S. Handtke & F. Jankl GbR


Contact Person

Fabian Jankl



Website owner on behalf of the S3C consortium

B.A.U.M. Consult GmbH
Gotzinger Str. 48
81371 Muenchen - Germany

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