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. AVAILABILITY

 

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

 

2.1 Applicability

 

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.