Midwestern Gas Transmission Company
Third Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 03/01/2006, Docket: RP06-182-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 112 Original Sheet No. 112 : Effective
RATE SCHEDULE TPB
THIRD PARTY BALANCING SERVICE
1.1 Availability of Service
This Rate Schedule is available to any party (hereafter called "Balancing
Provider") desiring Third Party Balancing Service provided that:
(a) Balancing Provider has entered into a Third Party Balancing Service
Agreement ("Agreement") in the form contained in Company's Tariff
for service under this Rate Schedule.
(b) Balancing Provider provides Company with names and methods of
communicating, on a twenty-four (24) hour, three hundred sixty-five
(365) day basis, with persons who are employed or retained by
Balancing Provider and whom Company can contact for purposes of
managing the balancing service.
1.2 Limitation on Availability Service
Third-Party Balancing Service under Rate Schedule TPB shall be limited, on
a daily basis, to the total aggregate quantity of gas scheduled by
Balancing Provider at the Balanced Point on a Gas Day.
2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE
This Rate Schedule shall apply to Third Party Balancing Services where
Company has entered into a Third Party Balancing Service Agreement with a
Balancing Provider for the purpose of balancing natural gas quantities on
Company's system at a Variable Load Point. Balancing Provider shall
either be physically connected to Company's system or have firm
contractual rights to capacity at an interconnect with Company's system.
At the request and under the direction of Balancing Provider, Company will
manage the Third Party Balancing Service.
2.2 Character of Service
2.21 Variable Load Points
Only one Variable Load Point shall be designated under each
Agreement for service hereunder. Balancing Provider shall be
responsible for identifying the location of the Variable Load
Point. An OBA must be executed at the Variable Load Point.
2.22 Balanced Point
A Balanced Point shall be created under each Agreement to
facilitate this balancing service. Company shall be responsible
for identifying the location of the Balanced Point, as specified
in Exhibit A(s) of the Agreement.