Centerpoint Energy - Mississippi River
Third Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 01/21/2008, Docket: RP08-135-000, Status: Effective
Fourth Revised Sheet No. 39 Fourth Revised Sheet No. 39 : Effective
Superseding: Third Revised Sheet No. 39
RATE SCHEDULE FSS
FIRM STORAGE SERVICE
3. INJECTIONS (Continued)
"MIQ" or "Maximum Injection Quantity" equals the Customer's total injections
scheduled for the current injection cycle. "MSQ" or "Maximum Stored Quantity"
equals the stored gas in the Customer's account at the start of the injection
cycle plus the Customer's MIQ, not to exceed the Customer's contracted storage
3.2 Each Rate Schedule FSS Customer must provide MRT with written
notice of its MIQ by the end of the gas day of May 16 of each year. Once
submitted, the MIQ cannot be reduced, but it can be increased effective on the
first day of any month during the injection cycle upon thirty (30) days prior
written notice to MRT. In no event will a Customer be entitled to exceed the
maximum injection rates set forth in Section 3.1 hereof or to exceed its MSQ.
3.3 Customers must nominate daily injections in accordance with the
nomination procedures and deadlines set forth in Section 8 of the General
Terms and Conditions.
3.4 Each Rate Schedule FSS Customer will be required to meet the
minimum monthly injection requirements set forth in the injection schedule
under Section 3.1 (or, if applicable, Section 9.1). If a Customer's monthly
injections are deficient by more than 5% of its minimum monthly injection
requirement and such deficiencies are not the result of operational
constraints on MRT's system, the Customer shall pay a penalty of $10.00 per
Dth for quantities which it fails to inject which exceed the 5% tolerance.
4.1 Rate Schedule FSS Customers shall withdraw their gas from storage
in accordance with the following withdrawal schedule: