Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP

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Effective Date: 09/10/2003, Docket: RP03-562-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 90 First Revised Sheet No. 90 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 90

 

RATE SCHEDULE FTS

Firm Transportation Service

 

 

 

1. AVAILABILITY

 

This Rate Schedule is available to any Buyer for the purchase from Dominion Cove Point LNG,

LP (hereinafter referred to as "Operator") of firm transportation service consisting of the

receipt and delivery of Natural Gas on the Cove Point Pipeline, provided that:

 

(a) Operator has sufficient facilities and transportation capacity available to receive

Natural Gas from or on behalf of Buyer and deliver Natural Gas to or for Buyer

without diminishing the level of existing service to other Buyers under firm services

offered by Operator;

 

(b) Buyer has submitted a valid request for service under Section 3 (Requests for

Service) of the General Terms and Conditions, and Operator has (i) accepted Buyer's

request for service, and (ii) awarded capacity to Buyer under the provisions of

Section 4 (Bidding for Available Firm Service) of the General Terms and Conditions or

Buyer has executed a precedent agreement for service pursuant to this Rate Schedule

prior to the initiation of service hereunder;

 

(c) Buyer and Operator have executed an FTS Service Agreement for firm transportation

service under this Rate Schedule in the form included in this Tariff; and

 

(d) Buyer complies with all other applicable provisions of this Tariff.

 

 

2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE

 

(a) The transportation service provided by Operator under this Rate Schedule shall be

performed under Subpart B or G of Part 284 of the Commission's Regulations. Such

service shall be provided on a firm basis and shall apply to all Natural Gas

transported each day by Operator for Buyer under this Rate Schedule, up to the

Maximum Firm Transportation Quantity ("MFTQ") set forth in Buyer's FTS Service

Agreement.

 

(b) Firm transportation services of Operator under this Rate Schedule shall have the

priority status specified in Section 15 (Capacity Allocation) and be subject to

interruptions to the extent provided in this Rate Schedule or Section 16

(Interruptions of Service) of the General Terms and Conditions. Transportation

services shall be provided by Operator to any Buyer in accordance with the terms and

conditions of this Rate Schedule, on a nondiscriminatory basis under the Natural Gas

Act.

 

(c) Firm transportation services under this Rate Schedule shall be available for periods

each year of less than twelve (12) consecutive months provided that sufficient

capacity and facilities exist to provide such service for the requested period. The

term of the Service Agreements for such service shall be established in accordance

with Section 5 (Service Agreement) of the General Terms and Conditions.