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
Third Revised Sheet No. 273 Third Revised Sheet No. 273
Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 273
TRANSPORTATION GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
8. OPERATING PROVISIONS
8.2 INTERRUPTIBLE SERVICE
Interruptible transportation service under this FERC Gas Tariff shall be
scheduled when, and to the extent that, Transporter determines that
capacity is available in Transporter's existing facilities, which capacity
is not subject to a prior claim by another customer or another class of
service under a pre-existing contract, service agreement or certificate.
Available interruptible capacity shall be allocated by Transporter on an
economic basis, as determined by Transporter, and interruptible
transportation service hereunder shall be provided in accordance with such
The provisions of this Section 8.2 shall also be applicable to
interruptible service under special rate schedules contained in
Transporter's Volume No. 2 Tariff.
(a) A valid request for interruptible transportation service under this
FERC Gas Tariff shall be in accordance with the provisions
contained in Section 4.
(b) Interruptible transportation service provided under this Volume No.
1A Tariff is subject to and conditioned upon the availability of
capacity sufficient to provide the transportation service without
detriment or disadvantage to Transporter's firm transportation
(c) On any day that sufficient capacity is not available in
Transporter's system to provide transportation for all gas
nominated and confirmed under interruptible TSAs, Transporter shall
allocate its available capacity among such Shippers on an economic
basis pursuant to Section 6.2 of the GT&C.
(d) Transporter shall not be required to perform or continue service on
behalf of any Shipper that fails to comply with the terms contained
in the GT&C, in particular, but without limitation, Sections 8.2,
4, and 5.7 and any and all terms of the applicable rate schedule
and/or the terms of Shipper's TSA with Transporter.
(e) Upon request of Transporter, Shipper shall from time to time submit
estimates of hourly, daily, monthly and annual quantities of gas to
be transported, including peak day requirements.