Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP

Original Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 12/22/2006, Docket: RP07- 36-001, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 121 Original Sheet No. 121 : Effective

 

 

RATE SCHEDULE OTS

Off-Peak Firm Transportation Service

(Continued)

 

 

2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE (Continued)

 

2.3 Operator shall have the right to interrupt service or not schedule service for

Buyer on any Day, up to thirty (30) Days each calendar year ("Unavailable Days",

as described in Sections 3.4 and 3.6 below). The Unavailable Days may be

consecutive or nonconsecutive and shall be determined at Operator's reasonable

discretion in a not unduly discriminatory manner, within the limitations set forth

in this Rate Schedule and the executed OTS Service Agreement.

 

2.4 On days when service is available under this Rate Schedule, the service shall

receive the scheduling priority provided for in Section 15 (Priority Allocation)

of the General Terms and Conditions of this Tariff. On days when service is

scheduled, the service shall receive the interruption priority provided for in

Section 16 (Interruptions of Service) of the General Terms and Conditions of this

Tariff.

 

3. TRANSPORTATION SERVICE PROVIDED

 

3.1 In accordance with the further provisions of this Rate Schedule, Operator shall

receive Scheduled Daily Receipt Quantities of Natural Gas from or on behalf of

Buyer and shall deliver thermally equivalent Scheduled Daily Delivery Quantities,

less quantities for Operator's fuel use, losses and unaccounted for purposes

(herein referred to as "Retainage"), to or for Buyer.

 

3.2 Operator's maximum obligation to receive Natural Gas for transportation service on

any Day for Buyer shall be limited to the lesser of (a) Buyer's MFTQ plus

Retainage, or (b) Buyer's Scheduled Daily Receipt Quantity. Operator's maximum

obligation to deliver Natural Gas on any Day for Buyer under this Rate Schedule

shall be the lesser of (a) Buyer's MFTQ, or (b) Buyer's Scheduled Daily Delivery

Quantity, or (c) the quantity of Natural Gas Operator receives for Buyer less

Retainage.

 

3.3 Buyer shall have the right to release and assign the service rights for which it

pays a Reservation Charge under its OTS Service Agreement in accordance with

Section 10 (Release and Assignment of Service Rights) of the General Terms and

Conditions. Service to a Replacement Customer under any such release and

assignment shall be subject to the provisions set forth in this Rate Schedule and

in the applicable General Terms and Conditions.

 

3.4 A Day shall constitute an Unavailable Day whenever Operator is unable to render

service up to the MFTQ specified in the OTS Service Agreement at a primary Receipt

or Delivery Point. Unavailable Days at primary points shall be calculated as

follows:

 

(a) Each Day on which Buyer is allocated a level of capacity equivalent to

less than 50 percent of Buyer's MFTQ shall constitute an Unavailable Day

and shall be deducted from Buyer's number of remaining Unavailable Days

permissible in that calendar year.

 

(b) Each Day on which Buyer is allocated a level of capacity equivalent to

less than 100 percent, but equal to or greater than 50 percent, of Buyer's

MFTQ shall constitute half of an Unavailable Day and half a day shall be

deducted from Buyer's number of remaining Unavailable Days permissible in

that calendar year.