Kern River Gas Transmission Company
Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 05/01/2002, Docket: RP01-190-002, Status: Effective
First Revised Sheet No. 506 First Revised Sheet No. 506 : Effective
Superseding: Original Sheet No. 506
RATE SCHEDULE CH-1
Kern River Firm Transportation Services
ARTICLE I - DEFINITIONS (Continued)
1.26 "Reservation Rate" shall mean a unit rate per Dth of DMDQ as provided in
Exhibit C to the Transportation Service Agreement.
1.27 "Therm" shall mean 100,000 Btu. The terms "Dekatherm" and "MMBtu" shall
each mean 10 therms (1,000,000 Btu).
1.28 "Thermally Equivalent" shall mean an equal number of Btu's. The
determination of Thermally Equivalent Quantities shall be accomplished
by multiplying the unit of measurement, as provided in Section 7.2.5 of
Article VII, by the Total Heating Value adjusted to the standard
conditions of the measured volumes.
1.29 "Total Heating Value" shall mean the number of Btu's liberated by the
complete combustion of one Cubic Foot of Gas. The average Total Heating
Value in any Month shall be the volume weighted average of the Total
Heating Values for each Day during such Month, adjusted to reflect the
actual water vapor content of the Gas delivered.
1.30 "Transportation" shall mean the receipt of Gas of Shipper at input
points on Transporter's transmission system (referred to as "Receipt
Point(s)"), and the delivery of Thermally Equivalent Quantities by
Transporter to Shipper or for Shipper's account at delivery points on
Transporter's transmission system (referred to as "Delivery Point(s)").
1.31 Transportation Maximum Daily Quantity or TMDQ: the Quantity reflected in
a Shipper's Transportation Service Agreement, (exclusive of fuel used
and lost and unaccounted-for gas), expressed in Dekatherms, that
Transporter is obligated to receive for Transportation from Shipper on
any Day at the Receipt Points, and transport and deliver on any Day to
the Delivery Points specified in Shipper's Transportation Service
Agreement. For agreements executed on an Mcf basis, Transporter will
convert the MDQ to a TMDQ using the methodology set out in Section 25 of
the General Terms and Conditions of this tariff.
1.32 "Transportation Rate" shall mean a unit rate per Dth of Gas transported
by Transporter each month as provided in Exhibit C to the Transportation
1.33 "Volume" shall mean the number of units of gas, either specified in Mcf