General Sales Terms & Conditions
Lytefire Construction Guides and Material

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Solar Fire Concentration Ltd (SFCO) is a company based in Finland and registered with the Business ID: 2474214-8. Current company info and contact details can be found under
https://lytefire.com/legal

SFCO has created and owns the Lytefire.com and GoSol.org websites that promote, among other things, educational material and projects involving the use of the Lytefire technology developed by SFCO.

The material shared online by SFCO is meant for non-commercial purposes.

Definitions:
1. Summary

This section is intended as a short explanation of these General Sales Terms & Conditions for you to check if our online material is right for you. This section “Summary” is not legally binding.

  • DIY: The online material is here for you to build your own solar concentrator for personal, non-commercial use.
  • Non-Commercial: The company does not transfer any intellectual property rights to you and the online material also does not permit you to produce the technologies contained in it for commercial purposes (e.g. for sale, rent, etc). If you are interested in a commercial license, contact us.
  • Safety: You will need to ensure you are properly insured and the company is not liable for damages caused by your action based on the online material.
  • Personal Use: The material provided cannot be shared with other people or institutions.
2. Agreement

2.1 By purchasing the online material you agree to the terms of this document “General Sales Terms & Conditions”.

3. Product and Service

3.1 SFCO is offering instructional content, such as a construction guide or how-to videos, also referred to as “online material”, through its websites including Lytefire.com, GoSol.org and Solarfire.io.

3.2 Unless otherwise stated, the material will be made accessible to the client within a reasonable time after the purchase and the client has a right to request the material be re-sent or made available again at a later date until 1 year after the date of the purchase (“material availability duration”).

3.3 The material and offers as presented on the websites are subject to change without notice and will be delivered on a “as-is” basis.

3.4 Offers intending to make available material at the current date (currently available material) and indicating additional material to be delivered at a later date (future material) only commit SFCO to deliver the material “as-is” at the purchase date. SFCO however will strive to deliver such future material in a timely manner. Should a client not be satisfied with the purchase at any time, the client shall refer to the section “Refunds”.

3.5 SFCO may make special offers to existing customers willing to purchase additional services and products.

4. Disclaimers and Terms of Use

4.1 These General Sales Terms & Conditions cover the main points. To the extent permitted by law any issue not directly covered by this document you agree should be interpreted in the same spirit as this document: limiting SFCO’s liability to the maximum extent possible in relation to any third-party construction of the technology described in the material and related material.

5. Personal Use

5.1 The material provided is only permitted for personal use.

5.2 If you are an institution, company or non-natural person, please contact us.

5.3 For the avoidance of doubt, the offer and deliverables related to the material are only available to natural persons for personal use. Use of material contrary to these General Sales Terms & Conditions constitute a violation thereof.

6. Non-Commercial Use

6.1 Only non-commercial, personal use of the material, designs and technologies described in the material is permitted.

6.2 You are permitted to construct in a do-it-yourself manner the designs described in the material.

6.3 You are however not permitted to sell, rent or gift anything built based on the material, or the material or access to the material itself, to third parties.

Contact us if you are interested in commercial use of SFCO technology or material.

7. Liability

7.1 Under no conditions is SFCO liable for any activity, commercial or otherwise, undertaken with the material or based on the material.

7.2 SFCO is not liable for any accidents, activities, losses, damages or other liabilities caused to or by the client, to the extent permitted by law.

7.3 Should SFCO be held liable, the liability cannot exceed the purchase price paid by the client.

8. Refunds

8.1 If a client is not satisfied with the product and/or services delivered through the purchase, the client can apply to SFCO for a refund of the amount paid by the client.

8.2 Refund requests shall be made through official and direct means of communication, and granted on a case by case basis, at SFCO’s sole discretion.

9. Safety Disclaimer

9.1 We are not responsible for your safety during the building nor during your usage of the technologies outlined in the online material.

9.2 You must have personal insurance for yourself during the construction.

9.3 We promote safe construction and use of our technology, but we cannot be held responsible for independent third-party constructions.

9.4 With the material we provide safety explanations and reminders; this safety material which is included is not exhaustive nor a replacement for common sense, local rules or regulations governing the use of the related materials and tools.

10. Copyright

10.1 The material is covered by copyright and all rights including copyrights held by SFCO. Purchasing the material does not transfer any rights to the material, designs or the technology described in the material to the client.

10.2 You (the client) agree not to post the material on the internet or otherwise transmit the guide to any third party .

10.3 The client must take actions to remedy a breach of these General Sales Terms & Conditions .

10.4 Penalties and damages may apply.

11. Attribution & Safekeeping

11.1 When sharing on social media, in public, or with journalists about the technology or material, attribution to SFCO or the “Lytefire” technology needs to be provided.

11.2 The client agrees to not create instructional content based on the materials or the technologies referenced in it, nor to publish pictures or videos showing in detail and with explanation the rear of Lytefire solar concentrators or other technical details of the technologies.

12. Patents & Licencing

12.1 Purchasing the material is not in any way a production license nor transfer of intellectual property or any rights associated with the material, designs or the technology. For the avoidance of doubt, this material is not a license for mass production of our designs.

12.2 You agree not to file any patents that are a direct derivative of our designs described in the material and related material.

12.3 Contact us if you are interested in collaborating in design development or licencing our technology .

12.4 You are limited to fabricating up to 10 solar concentrator units for personal use based on the material purchased.

13. U pdates

13.1 We may change or update at any time these General Sales Terms & Conditions. You will be notified of changes to these Terms of Service.

14. Assignment and Other Dealings

14.1 These General Sales Terms & Conditions are personal to the parties involved . No party may assign, transfer or subcontract any of its rights or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written consent of the other parties.

15. Waiver

15.1 A failure or delay by a Party to exercise any right or remedy provided under this Agreement or by law shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other right or remedy, nor shall it preclude or restrict the further exercise of that or any other right or remedy. No single or partial exercise of any right or remedy shall preclude or restrict the further exercise of that or any other right or remedy.

16. Severance

16.1 If any provision of this Agreement, or part of and provision, is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or partial provision shall apply with the minimum modification necessary to make it legal, valid and enforceable, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of this Agreement shall not be affected.

17. Applicable Law

17.1 The law applicable to and governing these General Sales Terms & Conditions are the laws of the country of Finland, the country where SFCO is registered as a company. Any dispute or claim arising out of this agreement shall be dealt with in the courts of Finland and the language of correspondence shall be English.