Genesis School-gen terms and conditions

Updated 14 February 2020

By accessing the School-gen (“Website”), you agree that these terms and conditions apply to your use of the website. In these Terms of Use (or “Terms”), “Genesis” “we”, “our” or “us” means Genesis Energy Limited, and any reference to “you” or “your” refers to you.

Changes to Terms and Conditions

We may add to, remove or change these terms and conditions from time to time. We will give you notice on the website of any changes and the date from when they become effective. Your continued use of the website will indicate your acceptance of the changes. If you do not wish to accept them, you must not access the website.

Your use of the Site

You may not:

  1. Reproduce, adapt, copy, distribute or incorporate in any other work, in whole or in part, any information, content or material from this Site, including any trademark appearing on the Site, without the written permission of Genesis;
  2. Use the Site for any illegal activity, or for any activity that would cause us to breach any law;
  3. Use the Site in any way that may bring us into disrepute, or for any activity that is inappropriate, including any use that is obscene, offensive or abusive; or
  4. Create a link to the Site (or any part of the Site) from any other website, without the prior written consent of Genesis.

Information on this Site

The information contained on our website is for general information and use only. We make every effort to ensure that the content of the website is up to date and error-free, but we do not give any guarantee or other assurance as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or fitness for any particular purpose of the content.

The name and logo of School-gen and certain other logos used on the Website are trademarks of Genesis. You are not permitted to use or reproduce or allow anyone else to use or reproduce these trademarks for any reason without our express written permission form Genesis.

The copyright and other intellectual property in all information, material, content (including rights in text, graphics, arrangement and design) that is displayed, or available on the Website belongs to Genesis unless otherwise stated.

Nothing in these Terms constitutes a transfer or licence of any of our intellectual property rights, including any intellectual property rights that we have in and to the information, material or content that is displayed or available on the Site.

Genesis may change the information, content or material that is displayed or available on the Site at any time without any notice.

Liability of Genesis Excluded

You use this Website at your own risk, to the fullest extent permitted by law, Genesis does not accept any liability for:

  1. Any error, omission, misstatement that appears on the Website;
  2. Any information, content or material that appears on the Website that is made in an unauthorised manner, or that is posted or uploaded to the Website by another user of the Website; or
  3. Any loss or damage whatsoever arising from your use of the Website.


The website contains links to other websites. We do not accept any responsibility or liability in relation to any content on websites that are not under our direct control.

Viruses or Malicious Code

Although we intend to take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses or other destructive materials to our website or online service, we do not guarantee that the service or materials that may be available from our website do not contain such destructive features. We will not be liable for any damages or harm attributable to such features. If you rely on any materials available through this website, you do so solely at your own risk.

Changes to Website

We may change the website from time to time. We reserve the right to change, modify, suspend or discontinue any or all parts of our website or our online service at any time.

Site Access

Access to our website, including the Solar in Schools data, may be interrupted, restricted or delayed from time to time.

Applicable Law

These conditions and any agreements with School-gen arising from our website are deemed to have been made in New Zealand and are governed by New Zealand law.


The information you provide about yourself through the website will be held in accordance with the Genesis Energy Privacy Policy. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure any information and data we collect is stored in a secure environment.

Feedback and unsolicited submissions

We may use any feedback about our website for any purpose and you waive any right of ownership you may have in relation to any feedback. We will have no obligation to acknowledge your feedback or compensate you for our use of any unsolicited feedback.

Use of automated tools and methods

Our website may use automated tools and methods (such as cookies and usage monitoring software) which enable us, or our third-party service providers, to manage your visit to website, collect information about your visit to the website.

We use Google Analytics to track and monitor site behaviour and to improve the performance of our marketing efforts.

We use Google remarketing as a method of targeting our digital advertising. When you visit our website, we use Remarketing through third-party vendors, including Google, to show School-gen and Genesis Energy ads to you as you visit third party sites on the internet.