Columbia Gulf Transmission Company

Second Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 05/01/2001, Docket: RP01-342-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 204 First Revised Sheet No. 204 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 204

ant GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (Continued)

 

 

16. INTERRUPTIONS OF SERVICE

 

Interruptions of service for purposes of this Tariff (i) shall include but not be limited to

decreasing, suspending, or discontinuing the receipt or delivery of gas, and (ii) shall be effected by

Transporter in accordance with the provisions of this Section.

 

16.1 Interruptions of Firm Services.

 

(a) If due to force majeure, other unforeseen conditions on Transporter's system, or

operating conditions (such as, but not limited to, performing routine maintenance, making

modifications, tests or repairs to Transporter's pipeline system or protection of the

integrity and performance capability of its facilities), the gas available for delivery

from Transporter's system or portion thereof is temporarily insufficient to meet all of

Transporter's authorized firm services on any day, then Transporter, upon providing as much notice as

possible, shall interrupt all such services in accordance with the priorities

set forth at Section 16.4 below. Transporter shall notify Shipper of interruptions by Electronic Notice

Delivery to Shipper's representative , and shall do so 72 hours in advance in the case of interruptions due

to routine maintenance. Transporter will specify in interruption orders issued pursuant to this Section

the: (i) date and time by which Shipper must comply; and (ii) the revised quantity (if any) authorized to

flow (Lowered Quantity).

 

(b) Where Transporter's ability to render service is impaired in a particular segment of

Transporter's system, interruptions of firm services shall be effected, in accordance with Paragraph (a)

above, only for those Shippers served through the segment(s) of Transporter's system in which service has

been impaired.

 

(c) A Shipper that fails to interrupt its firm service as directed by Transporter shall be

subject to penalties as set forth at Section 19 (Penalties) of the General Terms and Conditions.

 

16.2 Interruptions of Interruptible Service.

 

(a) Transporter may interrupt any interruptible services (i) for the reasons set forth in

Section 16.1 above, or (ii) for the purpose of making capacity available for firm services. Whenever

Transporter determines that such interruption is appropriate, Transporter shall do so in accordance with the

priorities set forth at Section 16.4 below.

 

(b) Where Transporter's ability to render service is impaired in a particular segment of

Transporter's system, interruptions of interruptible services shall be effected, in accordance with

paragraph (a) above, only for those Shippers served through the segment(s) of Transporter's system in which

service has been impaired.