Kinder Morgan Illinois Pipeline LLC

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Effective Date: 12/01/2007, Docket: RP08- 34-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 209 Original Sheet No. 209 : Effective

 

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

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17.7 METERING STANDARDS

 

All meters (including Ultrasonic, orifice, turbine,

rotary and diaphragm type) shall be installed in accordance with the

following standards, where applicable:

 

(a) Measurement of Gas by Multipath Ultrasonic Meters-

AGA 9

 

(b) Orifice Metering of Natural Gas-Specifications and

Installation Requirements-AGA 3, Part 2

 

(c) Orifice Metering of Natural Gas - Natural Gas

Applications-AGA 3, Part 3

 

(d) Measurement of Gas by Turbine Meters-AGA 7

 

17.8 NEW MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES

 

If, at any time, a new method or technique is developed

with respect to gas measurement or the determination of the factors

used in such gas measurement, such new method or technique may be

substituted by KMIP in exercise of its reasonable judgment. KMIP

shall promptly inform all Shippers of any new techniques adopted.

 

17.9 CALIBRATION AND TEST OF METERS

 

The accuracy of all measuring equipment shall be

verified by KMIP at reasonable intervals, and if requested, in the

presence of representatives of Shipper, but neither Shipper nor KMIP

shall be required to verify the accuracy of such equipment more

frequently than once in any thirty (30) day period. If either party

at any time desires a special test of any measuring equipment, it

will promptly notify the other, and the parties shall then cooperate

to secure a prompt verification of the accuracy of such equipment.

 

17.10 CORRECTION OF METERING ERRORS

 

If, upon any test, any measuring equipment is found to

be inaccurate, such equipment shall be adjusted immediately to

measure accurately. If, upon any test, the measuring equipment in

the aggregate is found to be inaccurate by one percent (1%) or more

at a recording corresponding to the average hourly rate of gas flow

for the period since the last preceding test, any payments based

thereon shall be corrected pursuant to Section 11.5 hereof, at the

rate of such inaccuracy for any period which is known definitely or