Energy West Development, Inc.

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Effective Date: 06/11/2010, Docket: RP10-732-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 68 Second Revised Sheet No. 68

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 68

 

General Terms and Conditions

 

(i) Transporter accepts a bid; (ii) Transporter rejects all bids; or (iii) the

Offering Shipper withdraws its Bid Notification in writing or via Electronic

Communication, whichever occurs first.

 

(f) Offering Shipper's Bid Notification. The Offering Shipper's Bid Notification

shall include:

 

(i) the Offering Shipper's legal name;

 

(ii) the Maximum Transportation Quantity for which the Offering Shipper seeks

Transportation Service, stated in Dekatherms and Mcf/d;

 

(iii) the Primary Receipt and Primary Delivery Points, along with the applicable

Maximum Input Quantities and Maximum Equivalent Quantities;

 

(iv) the proposed commencement and termination dates for the service to be

provided;

 

(v) the maximum rate the Offering Shipper is willing to pay for the

Transportation Service; and

 

(vi) any other terms that may be relevant.

 

(g) Offering Shipper's Bid Notification Deposit. Within ten days of posting of its Bid

Notification the Offering Shipper shall tender a check made out to Transporter as a

Bid Notification deposit which shall be equal to the prepayment that would be due

in connection with a request for the same service pursuant to Section 3 of the

General Terms and Conditions of this Tariff. Transporter will return the Offering

Shipper's deposit plus interest at the rate prescribed by Section 154.67 (c) of the

Commission's Regulations or any successor regulation if (i) Transporter rejects the

Offering Shipper's bid; (ii) the Offering Shipper fails to meet all of provisions

of this Tariff governing Shipper eligibility; (iii) pursuant to its Right of

First Refusal, the Existing Shipper matches the Offering Shipper's bid; or (iv) the

Offering Shipper withdraws the Bid Notification before the bid is rejected or

before the Existing Shipper matches the bid, whichever occurs first. Transporter

will refund the entire deposit plus interest at the rate prescribed by Section

154.67 (c) of the Commission's Regulations or any successor regulation within ten

days of the event triggering the obligation to return. If Transporter executes a

Transportation Service Agreement pursuant to agreed-upon terms with the Offering

Shipper, Transporter shall credit the amount of the deposit to Shipper's invoice

for the first Month of the requested Transportation Service. If, however, the

Offering Shipper fails to execute a Transportation Service Agreement as provided in

Section 26.5 (k) of the General Terms and Conditions of this Tariff, Transporter

will retain the deposit as liquidated damages.

 

(h) Transporter's Review of Offering Shippers' Bid. Transporter will review all

Offering Shippers' bids on a nondiscriminatory, objective basis and determine the

Best Bid within two weeks of the closing of the open season consistent with the

following standards; provided, however, Transporter will not be obligated to accept

any offer for Transportation Service at less than Transporter's maximum applicable

rate:

 

(i) The bid that offers the maximum rate for the longest term shall be the Best

Bid, provided, however, that an Existing Shipper is not required to match a

Competing Offer with a term greater than five (5) Years, or if no Offering

Shipper offers the maximum rate;