Tekniska verken i Linköping AB (publ) reg.no 556004-9727 developing and distributing energy solutions. To facilitate open innovation, TEKNISKA VERKEN uses a PLATFORM (the “PLATFORM”) owned and developed by Idea Hunt in Sweden AB, reg.no 559070-8995, (“IDEA HUNT”).

TEKNISKA VERKEN has decided to use the PLATFORM and make it available to users on Terms and conditions set forth in these TERMS OF SERVICE (“TERMS OF SERVICE”).

All use of the PLATFORM and all CONTENT, services, and products available at or through the PLATFORM shall be in compliance with these TERMS OF SERVICE and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, applicable privacy policy) and procedures (collectively, the “TERMS”). TERMS applicable from time to time are published on the PLATFORM.

Please read all TERMS carefully before accessing or using the PLATFORM. By accessing or using any part of the PLATFORM, you agree to become legally bound by all TERMS. If you do not agree to the TERMS, then you must not access or use the PLATFORM. If the TERMS are considered an offer by us, acceptance is expressly limited to the TERMS.


1.1. Use of the PLATFORM requires you to register a user account. When registering a user account, you agree to provide TEKNISKA VERKEN with complete and accurate information. You are responsible for keeping such information updated and correct.

1.2. Please be aware that you will be solely responsible and liable for any and all access to and activity that occurs on your user account and under your username. You alone are responsible for keeping your password and other account information secure. You must immediately notify TEKNISKA VERKEN of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breaches of security or against the TERMS. Neither TEKNISKA VERKEN nor IDEA HUNT are liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

1.3. Please be aware that the PLATFORM is not directed to persons younger than 18 years, and access and use of the PLATFORM is only offered to users 18 years of age or older. If you are under 18 years old, you must not register to use or use the PLATFORM. By registering to use the PLATFORM or providing your personal information to TEKNISKA VERKEN, you represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older.


2.1. If you operate a “Hunt”, contribute on a “Hunt”, post material to the PLATFORM or link to external websites on the PLATFORM or otherwise make (or allow any third party to make) material available on the PLATFORM (any such material, “CONTENT”), you are entirely responsible for such CONTENT, and any harm resulting from, that CONTENT or your conduct. That is the case regardless of what form the CONTENT takes, which includes, but is not limited to text, photo, video, audio, or code. By using the PLATFORM, you represent and warrant that your CONTENT and conduct do not violate the TERMS.

2.2. Make sure that prohibited items (like spam, viruses, or serious threats of violence) does not appear in the CONTENT you submit to the PLATFORM.

2.3. Neither TEKNISKA VERKEN nor IDEA HUNT have reviewed, and cannot review, CONTENT posted to the PLATFORM or the CONTENT of external websites linked to on the PLATFORM, and cannot therefore be responsible for such CONTENT, use or effects.

2.4. Neither TEKNISKA VERKEN nor IDEA HUNT represent or imply that the PLATFORM endorses the CONTENT there posted, or that it believes such CONTENT to be accurate, useful, or non-harmful. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive CONTENT. The PLATFORM may contain CONTENT that is offensive, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, as well as CONTENT containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors.


3.1. When you submit ideas, comments, suggestions, testimonials, and other information and materials (“CONTRIBUTIONS”) to or through the PLATFORM you irrevocably disclaim all existing and future proprietary rights in such CONTRIBUTIONS and dedicate such CONTRIBUTIONS to the public domain. You acknowledge that TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT and other users have an unrestricted right to access, use, and exploit in any way, consistent with the TERMS, such CONTRIBUTIONS, now and in the future, without notice, compensation, recognition, or any other obligation to you. You agree that TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT and other users have no obligation to keep CONTRIBUTIONS confidential. You release and waive all claims against TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT and other users with respect to any proprietary rights (including intellectual property rights), rights or privacy, rights of publicity, rights of attribution, and any other liability with respect to the access, use, and exploitation by us and all other users, visitors and contributors of any CONTRIBUTIONS submitted by you to the PLATFORM.

3.2. If you have an idea for a business or organization for which you seek compensation or individual recognition, please do not send it to TEKNISKA VERKEN or IDEA HUNT or submit it through the PLATFORM. Instead, we encourage you to follow the business’s or organization’s policies for submitting ideas on that basis, if any.

3.3. By submitting CONTENT for inclusion on your “Hunt”, you grant the receiver a world-wide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish the CONTENT solely for the purpose of displaying, distributing, and promoting your “Hunt”. This license allows TEKNISKA VERKEN to make publicly-posted CONTENT available to third parties selected by TEKNISKA VERKEN so that these third parties can analyze and distribute (but not publicly display) your CONTENT through their services. If you delete CONTENT, TEKNISKA VERKEN and/or IDEA HUNT will use reasonable efforts to remove it from the PLATFORM, but you acknowledge that caching or references to the CONTENT may not be made immediately unavailable.

3.4. By participating in a “Hunt”, you give the hunter rights to contact you via e-mail outside of the PLATFORM.

3.5. TEKNISKA VERKEN and/or IDEA HUNT reserve the right to display attribution links such as ‘powered by IDEA HUNT.io,’ in your “Hunt” footer.


4.1. Each of TEKNISKA VERKEN and IDEA HUNT has with immediate effect the right (though not the obligation) to, in its sole discretion and without cause or notice, (i) refuse or remove any CONTENT that, in TEKNISKA VERKEN’S or IDEA HUNT’S opinion, violates the TERMS, any other policy or any applicable national or international laws, rules or regulations or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate, suspend or deny access to and use of the PLATFORM or to any individual or entity for any reason.

4.2. Neither TEKNISKA VERKEN nor IDEA HUNT will have any obligation to provide a refund of any amounts previously paid.

4.3. If you wish to terminate the TERMS or your user account (if you have one), you submit a termination request on your user profile page. All provisions of the TERMS which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.


5.1. As we ask others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by the PLATFORM violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify TEKNISKA VERKEN. TEKNISKA VERKEN will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material.

5.2. The PLATFORM may also contain material that violates the privacy or publicity rights, or infringes the intellectual property and other proprietary rights, of third parties, or the downloading, copying or use of which is subject to additional TERMS and conditions, stated or unstated. TEKNISKA VERKEN and IDEA HUNT disclaim any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the PLATFORM, or from any downloading by those visitors of CONTENT there posted.


The TERMS do not transfer from IDEA HUNT to you any of IDEA HUNT’S, or third-party intellectual property, and all right, title, and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with us. Idea Hunt, IDEA HUNT.io, the IDEA HUNT.io logo, and all other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with PLATFORM or IDEA HUNT’S services, are trademarks or registered trademarks of IDEA HUNT or IDEA HUNT’S licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with IDEA HUNT’S services may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the PLATFORM or IDEA HUNT’S services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any of IDEA HUNT’S or third-party trademarks.


7.1. IDEA HUNT and/or TEKNISKA VERKEN may at any time and for any reason change or modify the TERMS. Such change or modification shall be effective upon posting on the PLATFORM. When using the PLATFORM after the new conditions have effectively been posted you agree to be bound by the new TERMS. Accordingly, it is your responsibility to regularly review the TERMS. All changes and modifications introduced to the PLATFORM will be subject to what is stipulated in these TERMS.

7.2. IDEA HUNT reserves the right to at any time remove, change or modify the scope of the PLATFORM, including but not limited to, features and functionality. IDEA HUNT will take reasonable efforts to keep the PLATFORM operational and fully functioning during changes described above.


The PLATFORM and other services provided by IDEA HUNT are provided “as is.” TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT nor our suppliers and licensors, do not make any warranty that the PLATFORM or other services provided by IDEA HUNT will be error free or that access thereto will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain CONTENT or services through, the PLATFORM at your own discretion and risk.


In no event will TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT, or our suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of the TERMS under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement for substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to TEKNISKA VERKEN or IDEA HUNT under the TERMS during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. Neither TEKNISKA VERKEN nor IDEA HUNT will have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.


You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the PLATFORM and other services provided by IDEA HUNT will be in strict accordance with the IDEA HUNT’S privacy policy, with all TERMS, and with all applicable laws and regulations and (ii) your use of the PLATFORM or other services provided by IDEA HUNT will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.


Indemnify and hold harmless TEKNISKA VERKEN, IDEA HUNT, our contractors, and our licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the PLATFORM and other services provided by IDEA HUNT, including but not limited to your violation of the TERMS.


Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, the TERMS, any access to or use of the PLATFORM or other services provided by IDEA HUNT will be governed by Sweden, excluding its conflict of law provisions and the proper venue for any dispute arising out of or relating to any of the same will be the District Court of Linköping, Sweden. If any part of the TERMS is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of the TERMS or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof.

If you find a user that you believe violates any of the TERMS, please contact kundservice@tekniskaverken.se