Bluewater Gas Storage, LLC

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Effective Date: 12/13/2008, Docket: RP09-75-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 41 Second Revised Sheet No. 41

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 41

 

IHBS RATE SCHEDULE

INTERRUPTIBLE HOURLY BALANCING SERVICE

 

1. AVAILABILITY

 

This Rate Schedule is available to any Customer for the

purchase of Interruptible hourly balancing storage service from

BLUEWATER, provided that:

 

(a) BLUEWATER has determined that it has sufficient

operationally available and uncommitted Interruptible storage

capacity and injection and withdrawal capacity to perform the

service Customer has requested;

 

(b) BLUEWATER has determined that the Interruptible

storage service Customer has requested will not interfere with

efficient operation of its system or with Firm Storage Services;

 

(c) Customer and BLUEWATER have executed an

Interruptible Hourly Balancing Service Agreement under this Rate

Schedule;

 

(d) Customer accepts responsibility for arranging any

upstream or downstream transportation service and obtaining any

governmental authorizations, licenses or other approvals,

including any import and/or export authorizations, required for

utilization of the storage service provided under this Rate

Schedule, and further including making any necessary arrangements

with pipeline Transporter(s) for Customer to utilize hourly

balancing service at one or more delivery points on the

Transporter's(s') pipeline system(s) (any such arrangements for

utilization of hourly balancing service must be acceptable to

BLUEWATER, in its reasonable judgment);

 

(e) BLUEWATER has determined that it can offer

Interruptible hourly balancing service between the Customer's

point(s) of delivery on the transporting pipeline(s) and

BLUEWATER's Point(s) of Delivery/Receipt; and

 

(f) Service under this Rate Schedule may not be

available to the extent that BLUEWATER would be required to

construct, modify, expand or acquire any facilities to enable

BLUEWATER to perform the requested services.

 

2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE

 

This Rate Schedule shall apply to all Interruptible hourly

balancing service rendered by BLUEWATER to Customer through use of

BLUEWATER's storage facility located in Michigan pursuant to an

executed Interruptible Hourly Balancing Service Agreement.

 

2.1 Interruptible hourly balancing service rendered to

Customer under this Rate Schedule shall consist of:

 

(a) The receipt on any Day of Customer's Gas per

Customer's nomination up to the Maximum Daily Injection Quantity

("MDIQ") as stated in Customer's executed Interruptible Hourly

Balancing Service Agreement, plus Fuel Reimbursement, at the

Point(s) of Receipt and the injection of Gas so received into

storage, provided that all Firm Storage Service nominations for

injections have been satisfied and Customer's Storage Inventory

has not exceeded Customer's Maximum Storage Quantity;