Granite State Gas Transmission, Inc.

Fourth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 03/01/2010, Docket: RP10-322-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 62 Original Sheet No. 62

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

(Continued)

 

1. DEFINITIONS OF TERMS (continued)

 

1.9 The term "Day" or "Gas Day" shall mean a period of twenty-

four consecutive hours, beginning and ending at 9 a.m. Central

Clock Time (CCT).

 

1.10 The term "Dth" shall mean dekatherm and shall be the

quantity of heat energy equal to 1,000,000 British thermal units

(MMBtu). Dth is the standard quantity for Nominations,

Confirmations, Imbalance and Scheduled Quantities in the United

States. The standard quantity per gas day in Canada is gigajoule

(GJ), which is equal to 1,000,000,000 joules. The standard

quantity per gas day in Mexico is gigacalorie (GC), which is equal

to 1,000,000,000 calories. For commercial purposes, the standard

conversion factor between Dth and GJ is 1.055056 GJs per Dth and

between dekatherms and GCs is 0.251996 per Dth. The standard Btu

is the international Btu, or Btu(IT); the standard joule is the

joule specified in the SI system of units.

 

1.11 The term "Delivery Point" shall mean a point at which

Transporter agrees to deliver gas on behalf of Shipper.

 

1.12 The term "Designated Site" shall mean an electronic address

designated by Transporter or Shipper for the receipt or delivery

of NAESB standardized data sets.

 

1.13(a) The term "Elapsed-Prorated Capacity" shall mean that

portion of the capacity that would have theoretically been

available for use prior to the effective time of the intraday

recall based upon a cumulative uniform hourly use of the capacity.

 

1.13(b) The term "Elapsed-prorated-scheduled quantity" means that

portion of the scheduled quantity that would have theoretically

flowed, up to the effective time of the intraday nomination being

confirmed, which is based upon a cumulative uniform hourly

quantity for each nomination period affected.

 

1.13(c) The term "Electronic Notice Delivery" is used to describe

the delivery of notices via Internet E-mail and/or EDI/EDM.

 

1.13(d) The term "End Date" shall mean the gas day specified by

Shipper on which a transaction is to end.

 

1.14 The term "Equivalent Quantity" unless otherwise stated in

the transportation contract shall mean that during any given

period of time the quantities of gas delivered hereunder at the

Delivery Point(s) shall be the thermal equivalent of the

quantities of gas received at the Receipt Point(s) for

transportation less any applicable quantities of gas for

Transporter's system fuel and use requirements and gas lost and

unaccounted-for associated with transportation service.

 

1.15 The term "NAESB Standards" shall mean standardized

procedures for critical business practices which were issued by

the Gas Industry Standards Board ("NAESB") and adopted by FERC.

 

1.16 The term "Total Heating Value," when applied to a cubic foot

of gas, means the number of British thermal units produced by the

complete combustion with air, at