Horizon Pipeline Company, L.L.C.

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Effective Date: 04/18/2002, Docket: CP00-129-001, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 126 Original Sheet No. 126 : Effective

 

 

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

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(d) The standard quantity for nominations,

confirmation and scheduling is dekatherms per gas day in the

United States, gigajoules per gas day in Canada and gigacalories

per gas day in Mexico. (For reference, 1 dekatherm = 1,000,000

Btus; 1 gigajoule = 1,000,000,000 joules; and 1 gigacalorie =

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

conversion factor between dekatherms and gigajoules is 1.055056

gigajoules per dekatherm and between dekatherms and gigacalories

is 0.251996 gigacalories per dekatherm. The standard Btu is the

International Btu, which is also called the Btu (IT); the standard

joule is the joule specified in the SI system of units. The

International Btu is specified for use in the gas measurement

standards of the American Gas Association, the American Petroleum

Institute, the Gas Processors Association and the American Society

for Testing Materials. For non-commercial purposes, these

associations note that the exact conversion factor is

1.05505585262 gigajoules per dekatherm.

 

7.2 STANDARD NOMINATION CYCLES

 

Horizon supports the following standard nomination

cycles:

 

(a) The Timely Nomination Cycle: 11:30 a.m. for

nominations leaving control of the nomination party; 11:45 a.m.

for receipt of nominations by Horizon; noon to send Quick

Response; 3:30 p.m. for receipt of completed confirmations by

Horizon from upstream and downstream connected parties; 4:30 p.m.

for receipt of scheduled quantities by shipper and point operator

(central clock time on the day prior to flow).

 

(b) The Evening Nomination Cycle: 6:00 p.m. for

nominations leaving control of the nominating party; 6:15 p.m. for

receipt of nominations by Horizon; 6:30 p.m. to send Quick

Response; 9:00 p.m. for receipt of completed confirmations by

Horizon from upstream and downstream connected parties; 10:00 p.m.

for Horizon to provide scheduled quantities to affected shippers

and point operators, and to provide scheduled quantities to bumped

parties (notice to bumped parties), (central clock time on the day

prior to flow).