El Paso Natural Gas Company
Second Revised Volume No. 1A
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Effective Date: 04/01/2010, Docket: RP10-454-001, Status: Effective
Seventh Revised Sheet No. 201 Seventh Revised Sheet No. 201
Superseding: Sixth Revised Sheet No. 201
TRANSPORTATION GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The following terms when used with initial capital letters in this Tariff
or in any Service Agreement shall, unless the context otherwise
specifically requires, have the meaning ascribed to each as follows:
1.1 "Acquired Capacity Agreement" - An agreement between Transporter and
the Acquiring Shipper setting forth rate(s) and the terms and
conditions of service for using capacity rights acquired pursuant to
Section 9, in the form contained in Section 9.23.
1.2 "Acquiring Shipper" - Any Shipper who acquires released capacity
rights from a Releasing Shipper, pursuant to Section 9.
1.3 "Alternate Capacity" - The path rights or point rights nominated
under a firm TSA that is other than Primary Capacity, Flow Point
Secondary Capacity or Flow Path Secondary Capacity. Alternate
Capacity consists of First Alternate and Second Alternate Capacity.
Subject to Sections 1.24, 8.1(e)(ii)(F)(4), 8.1(e)(iii)(B) and
8.1(e)(v) through 8.1(e)(ix), First Alternate Capacity is
applicable to any firm Shipper using a Virtual Path and/or an
alternate point on a Virtual Path. Second Alternate Capacity is
applicable to any firm Shipper that is (i) not using any portion of
its Primary Receipt-to-Delivery Flow Path; (ii) using service
exceeding its Maximum Receipt or Delivery Quantities at Receipt or
Delivery Points or its Path Quantity, but not exceeding its TCD; or
(iii) using service that is opposite of the direction of its
Primary Receipt-to-Delivery Flow Path.
1.4 "Anadarko Basin" - For purposes of the application of rates and the
assessment of Fuel charges, service within the Anadarko Basin shall
be comprised of gas receipts and deliveries occurring at or north
of Dimmitt Station.
1.5 "Bidding Shipper" - Any Shipper who is qualified, pursuant to
Section 9.18, to bid for capacity via Transporter's EBB and who
submits a bid for such capacity.
1.6 "British Thermal Unit" ("Btu") - One (1) Btu shall mean one British
thermal unit and is defined as the amount of heat required to raise
the temperature of one (1) pound of water from fifty-nine degrees
Fahrenheit (59°F) to sixty degrees Fahrenheit (60°F) at a constant
pressure of fourteen and seventy-three hundredths pounds per square
inch absolute (14.73 psia). Total Btu's shall be determined by
multiplying the total volume of Natural Gas delivered times the gas
Heating Value expressed in Btu's per cubic foot of gas adjusted on a