CenHub Store Nest Thermostat Sweepstakes

CenHub Store Nest Thermostat Sweepstakes
Official Sweepstakes Rules
Nov. 1, 2018

 Please read these Sweepstakes Rules (the “Rules”) before entering into this sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) as your participation constitutes your agreement and acceptance of the Rules.

 PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: No purchase necessary. Void outside the Central Hudson’s service territory and where prohibited. Sweepstakes begins on Nov. 1, 2018 at 12:01 am (ET) and ends on Nov. 13, 2018 at 11:59 pm (ET). All times in this Sweepstakes period refer to Eastern Time.

 SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins on Nov. 1, 2018 at 12:01 am (ET) and ends on Nov. 13, 2018 at 11:59 pm (ET) (the “Sweepstakes Period”), and is sponsored by Simple Energy (the “Sponsor”).

 ELIGIBILITY: The sweepstakes is open only to Central Hudson customers in good standing that were 18 years of age or older at the time of entry with accounts in good standing and have subscribed to the CenHub Store email list between Nov. 1, 2018 and Nov. 13, 2018. Employees of Central Hudson and Simple Energy, Inc. and their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliate companies and advertising and promotion agencies and members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) and/or persons living in the same households (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter sweepstakes.

 HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. To enter the Sweepstakes you must subscribe to the CenHub Store email list between Nov. 1, 2018 and Nov. 13, 2018. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use winner’s name, city, state, likeness, image and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation.

 ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received by the close of the Sweepstakes.

 PRIZES: There will be one winner and one prize, consisting of one Nest 3rd gen Learning Thermostat, including delivery to the winner’s address of choice within the continental U.S.  Please note that only individuals at least 18 years old will be allowed to enter this event. Retail value for this prize is $249. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes in whole or in part for any reason in its sole discretion with a prize of equal or greater value.  Prizes will be awarded as indicated.  No substitutions will be allowed other than by the Sponsor.  All other expenses associated with use of a prize are the sole responsibility of each winner, including without limitation any taxes or installation expenses.  

 SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: The potential prize winner will be selected by a random draw from all eligible entries. Before being declared a confirmed winner, the selected entrant will be required to reply to the email communication with the requested information, specifically, a mailing address where the prize should be shipped and a phone number where the recipient can be reached. If a selected entrant (a) cannot be reached via said email address; or (b) fails to respond to the email with requested information within 7 days, the entrant will be disqualified and no prize will be awarded to the entrant.

 RELEASE FOR MARKETING AND PROMOTION: By entering, winning entrants agree to be photographed and grant Central Hudson a photographic release for the purpose of promoting the sweepstakes and future sweepstakes during and after the sweepstakes period without further consent.

 CONSENT AND PRIVACY: By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to permit the Sponsor, its agents, promotional agency and representatives to collect information including when registering for the purpose of administering the Sweepstakes, including any publicity carried out by the Sponsor and its agents related to the Sweepstakes. Personal information collected will only be used to administer the Sweepstakes and, where an entrant has so elected, to provide information on upcoming events and/or promotions by the Sponsor (which entrants may unsubscribe from at any time).  For information about the Sponsor’s privacy practices, read its Privacy Policy located at http://simpleenergy.com/privacy/.  

 CONDITIONS: By entering this sweepstakes each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless of Simple Energy, Inc., and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, joint venture companies, advertising and promotion agencies and their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”), from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in this sweepstakes and/or his or her acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize, or any portion thereof; (b) to indemnify Sponsor from any and all liability resulting or arising from the sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to prizes, including express warranties provided exclusively by the prize supplier that are sent along with the prize; (c) if selected as a winner, to the use by Released Parties of such name, voice, image and/or likeness for publicity, promotional and advertising purposes without additional compensation, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error in these Official rules or the sweepstakes itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the judges and/or Sponsors, whose decisions are binding and final. Failure to comply with these rules may result in disqualification from this promotion.

 ADDITIONAL TERMS: In the event of a dispute over entries, the primary utility billing account holder will be deemed to be the winner.  All Entrants including prize winners assume liability for injuries caused, or claimed to be caused, by participating in the Sweepstakes, by the acceptance, possession, or use of any prize awarded, including but not limited to claims and/or damages for personal injury, or property damage.

In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Sweepstakes Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials, the terms and conditions of Sweepstakes Rules shall prevail.

 LIABILITY: The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for any loss, damages or claims arising from or caused by the Sweepstakes or the prize.  The Sponsor will not be responsible for late, lost, incomplete, inaccurate or destroyed entries, and all such entries are void.  The Sponsor will not be liable for any failure of the website, does not assume any responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information, technical malfunctions, human or technical error, printing errors, lost, delayed or garbled data or transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures of any telephone or computer lines or networks, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof.  Entries are subject to verification by the Sponsor.  The Sponsor, its advertising and promotional agencies, their employees, directors, officers, affiliates, agents and representatives are not liable for: (a) late, delayed, not received, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, or fraudulent entries (all of which entries shall be automatically void and not eligible for a prize); (b) failure to receive entries due to transmission failures, busy signals, traffic congestion on the internet or at any website or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, servers, access providers, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or recipient; or (c) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes and breaches of privacy due to interference by third party computer “hackers”. Entry material/data not satisfying the entry requirements or that have been tampered with or altered are void. In the event it is determined that an entrant has entered in a fashion not sanctioned by these Rules and/or has submitted more than the number of entries permitted by these Rules, the entrant will be disqualified and all of the entries submitted by the entrant will be disqualified.

 TERMINATION/MODIFICATION: If for any reason, in the opinion of the Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as originally planned, or if the administration, security, fairness, integrity or the Sweepstakes is corrupted or adversely affected, including but not limited to, by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes, the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, amend, extend or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, including, without limitation, canceling any method of entry, and/or selecting a winner from previously received eligible entries.

The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, or to be acting in violation of the Sweepstakes Rules or otherwise in a disruptive manner. Any attempts to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such attempt be made the Sponsor reserves its right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent of the law.

The Sponsor shall not be held responsible for any errors or negligence that may arise or occur in connection with the Sweepstakes including any damage to entrant’s computer equipment, system software or any combination thereof, as a result of their participation in this Sweepstakes. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute the prize or portion thereof with prize(s) of equivalent or greater value for any reason and without liability.

The Sponsor does not warrant that access to or use of the Sweepstakes will be uninterrupted or error-free.

INTERPRETATION: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these official Sweepstakes Rules, or the rights and obligation of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Colorado.

All decisions of the Sponsor and its Assignees, including the validation of entries and evaluation of the entrant’s answer to the skill-testing question, will be final and binding on the entrant, without right of appeal.

CONDUCT: All Sweepstakes entrants agree to be bound by these Sweepstakes Rules, and decisions of the Sponsor. The Sponsor in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person from the Sweepstakes it finds to be in violation of the Sweepstakes Rules.  If an entrant does not conduct himself or herself in accordance with the Sweepstakes Rules, the entrant may be disqualified from this Sweepstakes.

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For a list of winners send a self-addressed, stamped envelope after Nov.14 to Simple Energy, Attn: Customer Support Ref CenHub Store Sweepstakes – 1215 Spruce Street, Suite 301, Boulder CO 80302

SPONSORS: This sweepstakes is sponsored by Simple Energy, Inc, 1215 Spruce Street, Suite 201, Boulder, CO 80302.