Midwestern Gas Transmission Company

SECOND REVISED VOLUME NO. 1

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Effective Date: 09/01/1993, Docket: RS92- 41-004, Status: Effective

Substitute Original Sheet No. 153 Substitute Original Sheet No. 153 : Effective

 

 

 

BALANCING AGREEMENT

(For Use by Aggregator at Delivery Points)

 

 

This Agreement dated and effective ___________________________, ____ by and

between Midwestern Gas Transmission Company, a _______________________ corporation

(Transporter), and ________________________, a ________________________ corporation,

(Balancing Party). Transporter and Balancing Party shall be referred to collectively

herein as "Parties".

 

W I T N E S S E T H:

 

WHEREAS, Transporter transports natural gas to the delivery point(s) specified in

Exhibit A attached hereto (Delivery Points) and Balancing Party receives such gas from

Transporter; and

 

WHEREAS, the gas actually delivered to the Delivery Points is at times different

than the quantities scheduled to be transported by Transporter to those points(s)

("Scheduled Quantities"); and

 

WHEREAS, Transporter and Balancing Party desire to aggregate all quantities

delivered at all of the Delivery Points for balancing purposes and to allocate natural

gas delivered at the Delivery Point(s) based upon Scheduled Quantities and to allocate

any difference between such Scheduled Quantities and actual deliveries at the Delivery

Point(s) (Operational Imbalance) to this Agreement; and

 

WHEREAS, Transporter and Balancing Party desire to resolve the Operational

Imbalances in subsequent periods in accordance with Transporter's Rate Schedule LMS-MA;

and

 

WHEREAS, Transporter and Balancing Party desire to implement operating rules

designed to encourage conduct that maintains Transporter's system balance in a manner

that facilitates the movement of gas for transportation purposes; and

 

WHEREAS, Balancing Party has been given authority to perform balancing and

scheduling at the delivery points on Exhibit A attached on behalf of the Third Parties

listed on Exhibit A and such authority does/does not include authority to use DDS

service;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, Transporter and Balancing Party covenant and agree as follows:

 

ARTICLE I - DEFINITIONS

 

The definitions found in Article I of Transporter's General Terms and Conditions are

incorporated herein by reference.