Terms of Service

1. Einleitung

Das Internetportal wind-turbine-models.com hat sich zur Aufgabe gemacht Daten und Fotos rund um Windkraft zu sammeln und bereitzustellen.

Die nachfolgenden Allgemeinen Geschäftsbedingungen legen den Rechtsrahmen für die Nutzung des Internetportals wind-turbine-models.com und der von uns angebotenen Leistungen fest. Bitte lese diese Allgemeinen Geschäftsbedingungen daher aufmerksam durch.

2. Scope

2.1. Parties to the contract and subject matter of the contract

These General Terms and Conditions of Business form the basis of the user contract being formed between you and Lucas Bauer, Gubener Str. 12c, 41812 Erkelenz, Germany (hereinafter referred to as "us" or "we"). The subject matter of this contract is the use, free of charge or for a fee, of the services we offer on the internet portal wind-tubine-models.com.

2.2. Terms and conditions for participating

A condition for opening a user account and using our Services is that you are at least 18 years of age and have full legal capacity.

2.3. Additional terms and conditions

We reserve the right to agree to additional terms and conditions for individual services of us. We will, however, notify you of this in good time prior to use.

3. Services and Prices

3.1. Services free of charge or for a fee

The scope of the services included and available for use by you depends whether you use the portal free of charge or for a fee. If you use it free of charge you only have access to certain basic functions and information. A more extensive range of functions is available to you if you have a premium membership in return for a payment as part of a subscription.

3.2. Prices

Our prices and the

Our prices with services can be found on the page https://en.wind-turbine-models.com/premium. All prices are VAT-exempt according to §19 UStG.

4. User Account

A premium membership requires a user account. You can create a user account using https://en.wind-turbine-models.com/register. You acknowledge these general terms and conditions and the privacy police.

After registration, you will receive an e-mail with a confirmation code to complete your registration. Alternatively, you can sign up to your Facebook account.

5. Conclusion of a Contract

When registering on our website wind-turbine-models.com the user contract between you and us is formed after the registration process is fully completed.

6. Term of Validity

6.1. User contract

The user contract concluded between you and us once you register your account is valid for an indefinite period.

6.2. Subscriptions

Our subscriptions are offered with varying minimum terms of validity and are automatically renewed for the same minimum term that has been selected until you or we cancel them.

You can terminate your subscription at any time via your profile. Your premium membership will then continue to the next payment date. However, membership is no longer prolonged.

In order to avoid any misunderstanding, please note that the term of a subscription is determined by calendar and is independent from your use or extent of your use of the Service.

7. Terms and Conditions of Payment

7.1. Collection of fees

The fee is collected for the relevant minimum term when the contract is concluded for the purchase of a subscription. If the subscription is renewed automatically, the fee is collected in advance at the start of the relevant renewal period. Different terms and conditions apply if the fee is collected via iTunes; in this case the fee is already collected 24 hours before the start of the respective billing period.

7.2. Payment default

We reserve the right to assert further claims for late payments.

8. Payment Methods

You can find the possible means of payment on the page https://en.wind-turbine-models.com/premium.

If we incur costs and/or expenses because a payment is declined and this is your fault (e.g. because there are insufficient funds in the account or the credit card limit has already been exhausted), then we are entitled to bill you for the actual costs and/or expenses incurred.

Where there is a legitimate reason, we reserve the right for each purchase to refrain from offering certain payment methods and to specify alternative payment methods.

9. Right to Cancel

9.1. Cancellation policy

If you have entered into a contract for use or purchased a one-off additional service or a subscription, in each case, you are entitled to the following right of withdrawal.

You have the right to cancel the contract within 14 days without stating any reasons. The cancellation period runs for 14 days from the conclusion of the contract.

To exercise your right of cancellation you must send us:

Lucas Bauer

Gubner Str 12c

41812 Erkelenz



9.2. Lapse of the right of cancellation

In the case of a contract for the provision of services the right of cancellation lapses if we have provided the service in full and only began to perform the service after you gave your express approval and simultaneously confirmed that you were aware that you would lose your right of cancellation if we had completely fulfilled the contract.

In the case of a contract for the delivery of digital content that is not stored on a physical data carrier the right of cancellation also lapses if we have begun to perform the contract after you gave your express approval and simultaneously confirmed that you were aware that you would lose your right of cancellation once we had begun to perform the contract.

10. Liability for Defects

10.1. Statutory Provisions

Statutory provisions apply to claims due to defective services. Your consumer rights remain unaffected in any case.


The contents of our pages were created with great care. However, we can not guarantee the correctness, completeness and actuality of the contents. We also refer to our imprint.

11. Rights of Use over Content

The services offered by us contain copyrighted or otherwise protected contents, which are entitled to us the corresponding rights. We will not grant you any transferable right. Thus you do not get a license for the photos and files, but an access. For the sake of clarification, we would point out that, in particular, a dissemination or public access to our content by you, e.g. On websites outside of wind-turbine-models.com. The right to use expires at the end of the premium membership.

12. Responsibility for User-Generated Content

12.1. Disclaimer of responsibility for third party content

You are solely responsible for content that you upload within the Services. We do not adopt them. Most content will be reviewed by us before publication.

12.2. Compliance with statutory provisions

When supplying your own content you are obliged to comply with all the applicable laws and other legislation of the Federal Republic of Germany. Regardless of whether or not it constitutes a criminal offence, it is prohibited to supply content of a pornographic, sexual, violent, racist, seditious, discriminatory, offensive and/or defamatory nature.

In addition you are also obliged to refrain from infringing any third-party rights. This applies in particular to personality rights of third parties as well as to third-party intellectual property rights (such as, for example, copyrights and trademark rights). In particular you must also hold the necessary rights over any other picture and files you upload.

We are entitled to delete or remove any content that is unlawful or that infringes the above-mentioned principles at any time. If you infringe the above-mentioned principles we are entitled to give you a warning or to temporarily block your user account or to cancel the user contract for good cause.

12.3. Indemnification

If you infringe the principles mentioned and that this is your fault (i.e. because you acted either negligently or with intent), you are obliged to indemnify us against any third-party claims arising from such infringement. We reserve the right to assert claims for damages and other claims.

13. Ending the Contract

13.1. User contract

You have the right to cancel your user account at any time, without stating any reasons, thereby also ending your user contract. To do this you simply contact us with your request via e-mail. Please note that after you have cancelled your user account we will or may delete all the content that you added, and you will no longer have access to content that you already purchased. If at the time of deleting your account you still have a current subscription that has not yet expired, any sum that you have already paid will not be refunded, not even on a pro rata basis.

We are entitled to cancel the user contract without stating any reasons by giving two (2) weeks' written notice, but no earlier than at the end of the minimum contractual term or at the end of the respective renewal period of your subscription.

13.2. Subscription

You can cancel the respective subscription without stating any reasons at any time effective at the end of the minimum contractual term or at the end of the respective renewal period. You can cancel by selecting the appropriate setting in your user profile. Alternatively, you may also cancel your subscription by email, sent to the address support@wind-turbine-models.com, or by post. Your user account will continue to exist after you have cancelled your subscription.

We are entitled to cancel your subscription with effect from the end of the minimum contractual term or with effect from the end of the respective renewal period by giving two (2) weeks' written notice.

13.3. Cancellation for good cause

The right to cancel for good cause remains unaffected in the case of either party. In particular we are entitled to cancel your user contract or your subscription with immediate effect, and to cancel your user account, if you seriously or repeatedly breach the provisions of the user contract and/or these General Terms and Conditions of Business, or if you are in arrears with your payment obligations.

14. Personal Data

We process your personal data in accordance with our privacy policy; you can always retrieve the current version of these at https://en.wind-turbine-models.com/privacy. In particular these data protection provisions govern and explain the extent to which your personal data can be seen by other users and what options you have for controlling its disclosure to other users.

15. Changes to the General Terms and Conditions of Business

We reserve the right to change or modify these General Terms and Conditions of Business with future effect. We will advise you of the changes by email no later than two (2) weeks before the new version of the General Terms and Conditions of Business is scheduled to enter into force. If you do not object to the validity of the new General Terms and Conditions of Business within such period and continue to use the portal, then the new General Terms and Conditions of Business will be deemed to have been accepted. In the event that you do object, we expressly reserve our rights of ordinary cancellation. We will also advise you again separately of your right to object, the deadline to do so and the legal consequences of your objection or failure to object.

16. Final Provisions

16.1. Applicable law

The relationship between the parties is governed exclusively by German law under exclusion of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG). In relation to business transactions with consumers within the European Union, the law of the consumer’s place of residence may also be applicable where such law contains consumer law provisions that it is mandatory to apply.

16.2. Language of the contract

The language of the contract is English.

16.3. Severability clause

Should any individual provisions of these General Terms and Conditions of Business be or become invalid in whole or in part, this will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.

17. Information about the Supplier

Lucas Bauer

Gubener Str. 12c

D-41812 Erkelenz