To provide you with the best experience on this site, RTE uses cookies to enhance the audience measurement functionality.  Find out more.

Cookies are small data files used to record information relating to the User's navigation on the PORTALS.

Two types of cookies are used on the website

First-party cookies required for the site to function correctly

These cookies allow the website to function optimally.

These cookies are not affected by the "accept all" and "refuse all" buttons.

You can reject or delete these using your browser settings, however your user experience may be adversely affected.

Name of cookie





contains the session identifier for using the portal functionalities



a technical cookie allowing the balancing of equipment load


persistent (47 years)

indicates whether the browser supports cookies


persistent (47 years)

contains the display language (English or French)



contains the session identifier on the portal



contains the validity period of the session on the portal


365 days

Technical cookie indicating the choice to accept cookies


365 days

Technical cookie indicating the choice to reject cookies


Audience measurement cookies - Google Analytics

In order to tailor the website to the demands of its visitors, we measure the number of visits, the number of pages viewed, the activity of website visitors and their return frequency.

Google Analytics, one of the statistical tools used by this website, generates the following cookies:

Name of cookie




2 years

included in each page request for a site and used to calculate visitor, session, and campaign data for the site’s analytics reports.


1 minute

used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.


1 day

used to store and update a unique value for each page visited.


These features use third-party cookies employed directly by this service (Link to Google Analytics Privacy Policy)

On your first visit to, a banner informs you of the presence of these cookies and invites you to indicate your choice. They are only placed if you accept them.

To find out more and set your cookies to be accepted or refused, visit the "Cookies and Usage Statistics" page at the bottom of the site.