« Privacy statement »

 RTE as coordinator of the OSMOSE project is committed to user privacy. It only processes your data for the purposes described below. All personal information is processed in line with EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the law on information technology and individual freedom 

Privacy statement

Each web service limits the processing of personal data to that which is relevant and necessary (data minimization) and is accompanied by information about:

  • The data controller and the purposes of the data collection ;
  • The legal basis for the processing of personal data ;
  • Whether the data collection is mandatory or optional ;
  • the data source (when data other than that provided via the online service is used to process your request) ;
  • the categories of data subject ;
  • the intended recipients (only RTE by default, unless specified when transmission to a third party is necessary) ;
  • the length of data retention ;
  • IT security measures (general description) ;
  • The possible existence of data transfers outside of the European Union or automated decision-making ;
  • You IT and individual freedom rights and the way you can exercise them.


All personal information is processed in line with RTE’s IT security rules.

Data subject rights

You have the right to access and rectify your personal data, to restrict the processing of your data and, under certain conditions, to ask for your data to be deleted.

You can exercise your right by contacting the RTE’s Data Privacy Officer (DPO) at:

E-mail: rte-informatique-et-libertes@rte-france.com or via mail to the following address:

To the attention of the Data Privacy Officer (DPO)

Immeuble Window

7C place du Dôme

92073 Paris La Défense CEDEX


About the cookies

We use cookies on this website to improve the website interactivity and our services.


What is a “cookie”?

Cookies are small bits of data sent by a website server to the browser on your computer. The browser informs the server when you next visit that particular website. Cookies help us to store user preferences, track usage trends on an aggregate basis and improve the user experience.


3 types of cookies are placed on this site Osmose-h2020:


Functional cookies

These cookies enable us to improve the usability and performance of this website by allowing it to remember choices and customizations you make during your visit, such as your preferred language.

You can oppose and delete them using your browser settings, however your user experience may be degraded.

Name of the cookiePurposeLength of data retention
eu-consentThis cookie is use to know if the user has accept cookies.Session time


Performance cookies

These cookies collect information about how you use our website and help us, for example, to understand what interests our users and measure how effective our communications are. In this way, we can adapt the content of our website more specifically to your needs and thereby improve what we offer you, for example by ensuring that you can easily find what you are looking for.

For example, we rely on Matomo to obtain statistics about the usage of the website.

Therefore, the following cookies are generated:


Name of the cookiePurposeLength of data retention
Matomo (Piwik)








This cookie is use to analyze the audience in order to obtain statistics about the usage of the website.13 months


We also collect your Internet Protocol address in order to know from which city you are connected. This data is immediately anonymized after use. RTE cannot therefore, by any means, trace back the user. The collected personal data (cookie identifier) are stored by RTE during 13 months. RTE does not divulge them to any third parties or used for other purposes.

You can refuse the cookies and the statistic processing of your navigation data.


Third parties cookies

Certain third-party features on our website require cookies. For example, when a video player or social media content is embedded on a page, it may set cookies. These features will be disabled if you do not accept the use of cookies.




Name of the cookiePurposeLength of data retention
Twitter (Timelines)This cookie is use to visualize the Twitter timelines.13 months






This cookie allows to watch videos from Dailymotion.13 months





This cookie allows to watch videos from Youtube.13 months






This cookie allows hCaptcha which is required to use the contact form.30 days


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement n°773406