Cookie Policy

Pursuant to Regulation EU 2016/679 (“GDPR”), as well as the Personal Information Protection Law of the People’s Republic of China and relevant laws and regulations (“PlPL”), Eni S.p.A. (“Controller”) uses cookies on this website (“Website”) to store information on browser or user’s (“User”) computer, tablet, mobile phone, or other devices (referred to collectively as "Devices") in order to offer a better, faster and more secure browsing experience. The aim of this page is providing information on cookies implemented in Website.

1. Cookies – General information

Cookies are small text files saved on browser or user’s devices to record certain personal data when user accesses and interacts with a website.

There are various types of cookies:

  • Session cookies : cookies expiring at the end of the browsing session and allowing user’s activities during such session to be linked;
  • Permanent cookies : cookies remaining saved even after the end of the browsing session and allowing user’s preferences to be remembered.
  • First-party cookies : cookies installed by the website manager.
  • Third-party cookies à cookies installed by parties other than the website manager.
  • Technical cookies : cookies enabling the navigation of a website and the use of the services provided through it. Without the use of such cookies, certain operations on the website could not be carried out or would be more complex and/or less secure. The use of this type of cookies does not require user's consent.
  • Analytics cookies : cookies monitoring the use of the website. Such cookies are sometimes also referred to as 'statistical' cookies, given their specific function of carrying out analysis in aggregate form. The use of this type of cookie does not require user's consent.
  • Profiling cookies : cookies creating user’s profiles based on users’ activities, behavior and preferences manifested during the interaction with website and sending to user personalized advertising. The use of this type of cookie requires user's consent.

2. Cookies are installed on Website

Cookies installed on Website are listed below:

Cookie name Domain Path Expiration Time Secure http Only Sample URL Type
OptanonAlertBoxClosed /enicina/ 364 Days false false Necessary
OptanonConsent /enicina/ 364 Days false false Necessary
_ga /enicina/ 2 Years false false Analytics
_ga_HW7JELTXYV /enicina/ 2 Years false false Analytics
_gid /enicina/ 0 Days false false Analytics

Cookies installed on Website are used for:

-        ensuring the operation and computer security of Website and enabling Users to access and navigate the Website;

-        assessing the performance of Website and carrying out aggregate analysis of how Users interact with Website, in order to improve the Website.

4. Data-retention period

Cookies are stored on Users' devices no later than the expiry periods outlined in paragraph 2. Personal data collected by cookies are processed until the expiration of such periods, after which such data are deleted or further processed if required by legal provisions or an order of a judicial authority as well as when the processing is necessary to protect the rights of the Controller or a third party.


For further information about processing of personal data, please refer to the Website's Privacy Policy.