Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC

Fifth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/30/2009, Docket: RP10-77-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 501 Second Revised Sheet No. 501

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 501

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

1. DEFINITIONS

 

The following terms and abbreviations, when used herein or in any agreement

incorporating these General Terms and Conditions, are intended and used and

shall be construed to have meanings as follows:

 

Algonquin. The term "Algonquin" refers to Algonquin Gas Transmission,

LLC in its role as a provider of transportation services.

 

Backhaul. The term "Backhaul" shall mean movement of gas from a Point

of Receipt to a Point of Delivery such that the contractual direction

of movement on the mainline is at all times and at all points along the

path in a direction opposite to the actual flow of gas in the pipeline.

 

Base Flow Path. The term "Base Flow Path" shall mean the path

determined by the assumed gas flow from the Primary Point of Receipt to

the Primary Point of Delivery as such points are specified in the

service agreement under a firm transportation rate schedule executed by

Algonquin and Customer.

 

Btu. The term "Btu" or "British thermal unit" shall mean the amount of

heat required to raise the temperature of one avoirdupois pound of pure

water from 58.5º Fahrenheit to 59.5º Fahrenheit at a constant pressure

of 14.73 dry psia.

 

Business Day. The term "Business Day" shall mean Monday through Friday

excluding Federal Banking Holidays for transactions in the U.S. and

similar holidays for transactions occurring in Canada and Mexico.

 

 

Cash-out Party. The term "Cash-out Party" shall mean any Customer or

other contractually liable entity who has an imbalance under any

agreement with Algonquin, which imbalance will be resolved in

accordance with Section 25 of the General Terms and Conditions.

 

Commission or FERC. The term "Commission" or "FERC" shall mean the

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission or its predecessor agency, the

Federal Power Commission, or any successor agency.

 

Company Use Gas. The term "Company Use Gas" shall mean the amount of

gas used for fuel, including compressor and heater fuel; gas used for

maintenance; line pack, gas lost as a result of force majeure events,

the ownership of which cannot be reasonably identified; and unaccounted

for gas.

 

Contract Year. The term "Contract Year" shall mean a period of one

year commencing each November 1.

 

 

CT. The term "CT" or "CCT" shall mean Central Clock Time, which

includes the recognition of Daylight Savings Time, whereas "CST" shall

mean Central Standard Time.