Midwestern Gas Transmission Company

Third Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 03/01/2006, Docket: RP06-182-000, Status: Effective

Seventh Revised Sheet No. 202 Seventh Revised Sheet No. 202 : Effective

Superseding: Substitute Sixth Revised Sheet No. 202

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

 

1. DEFINITIONS

 

Except where the context expressly states another meaning, the following terms when

used in this Tariff and in any service agreement incorporating this Tariff, shall be

construed to have the following meanings:

 

o The term "Balanced Point" shall mean a nominatable non-physical point on

Company's system that facilitates the aggregation of quantities of gas to be

delivered at a Variable Load Point with quantities of gas to be delivered at

certain agreed upon physical interconnections under Rate Schedule TPB. Any

operational imbalance is recognized at the Balanced Point.

 

o The term "Balancing Party" shall mean any person that has entered into an

Operational Balancing Agreement with Company.

 

o The term "Balancing Provider" is a party performing a third-party balancing

service pursuant to Rate Schedule TPB.

 

o The term "Bidder" shall mean any Person that submits a Bid for released

transportation capacity pursuant to the terms of Section 21 of Company's General

Terms and Conditions.

 

o The term "Billing Commencement Date" shall mean the date when a Shipper's service

and payment obligation commences. The Billing Commencement Date for any Shipper

receiving transportation as a result of placing into service the construction of

new facilities shall occur when Company informs such Shipper by at least one

day's notice that there is capability, to receive gas at Shipper's Receipt Point

and to make related deliveries of gas at Shipper's Delivery Point, all in

accordance with the provisions of Shipper's transportation agreement.

 

o The term "British thermal unit" or "Btu" shall mean the amount of heat required

to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at a

standard pressure of 14.73 dry psia at 60 degrees Fahrenheit.

 

o The term "Business Day" shall mean Monday through Friday, excluding Federal

Banking Holidays for transactions in the United States, and similar holidays for

transactions occurring in Canada and Mexico.

 

o The term "Buyers" shall mean, at any time, the Persons which have entered into

certain Agreements for services with Company which are then in effect; and the

term "Buyer" shall mean one of such Persons.

 

o The terms "Central Clock Time" and "CCT" shall mean Central Daylight Time when

daylight savings time is in effect and Central Standard Time when daylight

savings time is not in effect.

 

o The term "Company" shall mean Midwestern Gas Transmission Company, a "Service

Provider" pursuant to NAESB WGQ Standards.

 

o The term "Critical System Wide Notices" shall mean information concerning

Company's facilities that affects scheduling or adversely affects scheduled gas

flow.

 

o The term "Cubic Foot" shall mean the quantity of gas that occupies one cubic foot

when such gas is at a temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit, and at a pressure of

14.73 pounds per square inch absolute (psia).