Terms and Conditions of Use for SPP'S Integrated Marketplace Portal Website

General Legal Terms

All information posted or otherwise available on Southwest Power Pool, Inc.'s ("SPP") Integrated Marketplace Portal Website (the "Portal") is the exclusive copyrighted material of the respective author(s) or SPP and access to Portal does not confer any license or ownership interest in either the form or content of the Portal, including, without limitation, confidential or proprietary information or intellectual property. Permission is implicitly granted to copy and distribute (via computer network or printed form) in whole or in part (with appropriate citation) EXCEPT when such materials will be used, in whole or in part, within a commercial publication (printed or otherwise) or when the author(s) or SPP will be quoted in commercial materials, forums, or publications. Commercial use of any information contained on the Portal requires express written authorization from the author(s) or a duly authorized officer of SPP.

Southwest Power Pool, Inc. (SPP) hereby disclaims any warranty, express or implied, as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or availability of the information provided by this Portal. SPP has made every effort to provide the most current and correct information available. Use of the information within this Portal in any manner constitutes an agreement to hold harmless and indemnify the members of SPP or their employees, the employees of SPP, as well as any consultants or entities performing work with or for SPP or its member base from all claims of any damages or liability for actual, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, or inability to use the information provided. SPP reserves the right to revise, supplement or delete information without prior notification to users.

Neither SPP nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe upon privately owned rights. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by SPP or any agency thereof. SPP does not warrant the accuracy, interruption, capability or functionality of any of the information, products or services mentioned within this document. Users are advised to verify the accuracy of this information with the original source of the data.

Material contained herein is to be used for the benefit of SPP and/or its membership and users but is not limited to SPP and/or its membership and users. Upon request, SPP will remove any incorrect or unusable information from the Portal. Any such request or general inquiries about the Portal or these terms should be sent via e-mail to questions@spp.org. Any inquiries about public communications should be directed to the SPP Manager of Communications, 201 Worthen Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223, telephone (501) 614-3200, or questions@spp.org.

Links to SPP's Portal from other web sites are permitted.

SPP may post information from third parties or link to third party external websites. The opinions or position contained on third party websites or contained in third party information are those of the individual author, and may not represent the opinion or positions of SPP. SPP is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of external web sites linked to this Portal and user assumes all risk for damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, general, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of any use of the information contained therein.

Privacy Policy

Users may be asked to disclose personally identifiable information such as name, email address, phone number or other business related information. SPP shall use such personally identifiable information for business purposes only; and will not provide personally identifiable information to any third, or grant permission to other parties to release personally identifiable information, unless prior permission has been obtained to do so. However, SPP reserves the right to disclose user's personally identifiable information to the extent required by law.