Kern River Gas Transmission Company
Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 07/01/2000, Docket: RP00-288-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 877 Original Sheet No. 877 : Effective
RATE SCHEDULE SH-1
Kern River Firm Transportation Services
ARTICLE 14 - QUALITY OF GAS (Continued)
14.4 Quality Tests. (Continued)
(b) Specification for Tests. Transporter shall determine the Total
Heating Value of Gas and its component analysis at least once each
Month in accordance with the Gas Measurement Committee Report No.
3 prepared by the Gas Measurement Committee of the American Gas
Association, dated September 1985 or any subsequent revisions (AGA
3). Such determination shall be made using either an on-line
chromatograph or by chromatographic analysis of a representative
sample of Gas taken with a continuous flow proportional sampler.
Chromatography shall be performed in accordance with Gas
Processors Association (GPA) publications 2261-86 and 2286-86 or
any subsequent revisions. The values of the physical constants
for the Gas components shall be determined by the use of the
physical constants listed in Table 5 of AGA-3. For components of
the Gas not listed in said Table 5, GPA publication 2145-88 or any
subsequent revision shall be used.
(c) Non-Hydrocarbon Tests. Tests shall be made to determine the total
sulfur, hydrogen sulfide, mercaptans, carbon dioxide, nitrogen and
oxygen content of the Gas, and the hydrocarbon dew point and water
vapor content of such Gas by approved standard methods in general
use in the gas industry. Tests shall be made frequently enough to
assure that the Gas continuously conforms to the quality
14.5 Failure to Conform.
(a) If the Gas offered for Transportation by Shipper shall fail at any
time to conform to any of the specifications set forth in Section
14.2, then Transporter shall have the right, upon written
(including by telecopy) or oral notice to Shipper, to immediately
refuse to accept all or any portion of such Gas.