Terms and Conditions

User Agreement for Access to the Scout.Energy Solar Monitoring Hardware and to Scout Energy’s Website.


Safety warnings Electricity is dangerous.

Electrical work should therefore always be carried out by a qualified technician and with all safety guidelines and or requirements to be adhered to.


  • AC and DC voltages are dangerous and harmful.
  • Always use insulated tools when working with electricity and batteries.
  • Do not short circuit batteries this can cause fire or explosion.
  • Battery charging can create explosive gasses.
  • Undersized wiring or bad electrical contact can cause fire.


Scout Energy, herein after referred to as "THE PUBLISHER", require that any visitor ("User") to its Website ("Site") adhere to the following rules and regulations. By accessing the Site, the User indicates the User's express acceptance of and agreement to these terms and conditions, as amended from time to time by THE PUBLISHER.

General Disclaimers

This Site, including all software, functions, materials, and information, and any products or services made available through this Site, are provided "as is" without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, unless otherwise expressly stated herein. THE PUBLISHER disclaims any and all warranties, including but not limited to warranties of quiet enjoyment and non-infringement, as well as any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose as to any computer programs, or the design or informational content of the Site.

All prices given on are subject to change without notice. THE PUBLISHER does not warrant or make any representations regarding operation of the Site. THE PUBLISHER does not warrant or make any representation regarding the validity, accuracy, or reliability of the results of the use of the materials on the Site or any other World Wide Web resource or site linked to this Site. The materials on this Site may be out of date, and THE PUBLISHER makes no commitment to update the materials on this Site.

THE PUBLISHER does not and cannot guarantee or warrant that the files available for downloading from this Site, if any, will be free from any malicious code. THE PUBLISHER does not warrant that the Site, software, materials, products, or service will be uninterrupted or error free or that any defects in the Site or any element thereof will be corrected. The aforementioned disclaimer may not apply to individual Users as it relates to implied warranties.

In no event shall THE PUBLISHER, its agents or affiliates, or any third parties mentioned within the Site be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, inter alia, incidental and consequential damages, loss of profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from or arising out of the use or inability to use the Site and the materials contained therein; all whether based on contract, delict, or any other legal theory, and whether or not THE PUBLISHER is advised of the possibility of such damages.

Solar Sizing Software

Scout is a solar monitoring and sizing tool for solar installers to use to aid them in recommending a solar system to their client. Scout cannot be held liable for an inaccurate sizing completed by an installer. The final onus rests with the solar installer to use data provided by the scout meter, analyse this data and use his own input to decide on a system for their customer. Scout does not guarantee the solar system’s performance.


On the Site, THE PUBLISHER may include links to World Wide Websites or resources for User convenience which are not created or controlled by THE PUBLISHER ("Linked sites"). THE PUBLISHER does not endorse or accept responsibility for any such Linked site or resource User may access through THE PUBLISHER's Site. Linked sites are wholly independent from THE PUBLISHER; as a result, THE PUBLISHER has no control over any products, services, materials, or other information contained in or available through these third-party websites. The quality and dependability of these third-party websites may vary as they are updated or altered. Therefore, access to any third-party websites through THE PUBLISHER's Site, regardless of whether the third-party site is a Linked site or not, is entirely at the User's own risk.


User agrees to indemnify THE PUBLISHER, its agents, affiliates, and assigns, harmless from any and all claims, losses, liability, cost, or expense relating to or arising from: 1) the violation or breach of these Terms and Conditions; 2) violation or infringement of any third-party's rights, including but not limited to copyrights and proprietary and privacy rights, resulting from User's breach of these Terms and Conditions; or 3) any violation of applicable law resulting from User's breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Trademark Information

THE PUBLISHER's trademarks may be used or reproduced publicly only with permission from THE PUBLISHER. Fair use of THE PUBLISHER's trademarks in advertising or promotion of THE PUBLISHER products requires proper acknowledgement. All other brands are the property of their respective owners.

Copyright and Ownership of Materials

Except where otherwise noted, all materials, software, and information on the Site, as well as any unique visual or functional elements of the Site, are copyrighted and are protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. They may not be copied, reproduced, modified, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, in whole or in part, without THE PUBLISHER's prior permission.

Additional General Terms

Users are encouraged to peruse this Site, but must recognize that its content is protected by international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws and may not be mirrored, redistributed, printed, publicly performed or displayed, reproduced in bulk, or archived without THE PUBLISHER permission. Access to the Site may be blocked without notice to subnets violating these Terms of Use or otherwise at the discretion of THE PUBLISHER.

This Site was created, and is maintained, in South Africa. THE PUBLISHER makes no claims that the materials contained on the Site are appropriate or may be downloaded outside of South Africa. Access to the Site and the materials therein (including software) may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If User accesses this Site from outside South Africa, that access is made at User's own risk. User is responsible for compliance with the laws of User's jurisdiction. Use of the Site, the Terms and Conditions of use, and all other aspects of the operation and functionality of the Site shall be governed by and construed under the laws of South Africa, without giving effect to its rules regarding conflicts of laws. THE PUBLISHER and User hereby irrevocably consent to the jurisdiction of the courts located in South Africa for any action, claim, or cause arising out of or related to the use of the Site and any products or services obtained through the Site. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not impair the validity of the remaining Terms and Conditions. No waiver of any provision of the Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further waiver of any other provision thereof.