Keyspan LNG, LP (Alng)
Third Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 01/27/2003, Docket: RP03-241-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 30 Original Sheet No. 30 : Effective
Joseph A. Vaszily, Vice President
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. DEFINITIONS AND ABBREVIATIONS
The following terms and abbreviations, when used herein or in any
agreement incorporating these General Terms and Conditions, shall
have the following meaning:
1.1 Day. The term "day" or "gas day" shall mean a period of twenty-
four consecutive hours, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Central Clock
1.2 Business Day. The term "Business Day" shall mean Monday
through Friday excluding Federal Banking Holidays in the U.S. and
similar holidays for transactions occurring in Canada and Mexico.
1.3 CT. The Term "CT" shall mean Central Clock Time, which includes
the recognition of Daylight Savings Time, wheras "CST" shall mean
Central Standard Time.
1.4 Month. The term "month" shall mean the period beginning at 9:00
a.m. Central Clock Time on the first day of the calendar month
and ending at the same hour on the first day of the next
succeeding calendar month.
1.5 Year. The term "year" shall mean a period consisting of twelve
1.6 LNG. The term "LNG" shall mean liquefied natural gas; that is,
natural gas in the liquid phase.
1.7 MMBtu. The term "MMBtu" shall mean one million British thermal
units, which shall constitute the unit of energy related to this
1.8 Dekatherm. The term "Dth" or "dekatherm" shall mean the quantity
of heat energy which is equivalent to 1,000,000 British Thermal
Units. One "dekatherm" of gas shall mean the quantity of gas
which contains one dekatherm of heat energy.
1.9 Cubic Foot. The term "cubic foot" shall mean the volume of gas
which occupies one cubic foot of space, measured according to
Boyle's and Charles's Law for the measurement of gas under
varying pressures with deviation therefrom as provided in Section
8 of these General Terms and Conditions and on the measurement
basis likewise specified in such Section 8.