Centerpoint Energy - Mississippi River
Third Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 09/01/2005, Docket: RP05-436-000, Status: Effective
Fifth Revised Sheet No. 114 Fifth Revised Sheet No. 114 : Effective
Superseding: Fourth Revised Sheet No. 114
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDTIONS
7. CONDITIONS OF RECEIPT AND DELIVERY (Continued)
(b) Constant Rates. MRT shall tender and Customer shall receive
gas transported hereunder at uniform hourly rates as and when
operationally feasible throughout each day and throughout each month.
7.12 Delivery Point Aggregation
MRT will treat all the operationally similar delivery points of an
integrated system as one delivery point. Such aggregated points shall
be set forth on MRT's Internet web site, and shall be designated with
one delivery location code.
7.13 PDA - Deliveries
(a) The PDA methodology provided will be utilized by MRT for the
allocation of deliveries. Upon thirty (30) days' notice provided via
posting on MRT's Internet web site, MRT may require that such PDA
methodologies be provided to it electronically via the Internet. The
PDA methodologies which may be agreed upon in accordance with NAESB
Standards include: ranked, pro rata (weighted), percentage, swing and
operator provided value. Entities affected by the allocation of gas
quantities shall be entitled to know the allocation methodology
utilized, except that MRT shall keep confidential the names of the other
entities involved unless otherwise agreed by the affected parties. MRT
shall provide daily operational allocations within one (1) business day
after the day of gas flow as set forth in Section 10.1 of these General
Terms and Conditions. MRT may use scheduled quantities as the basis for
such reports if such information is the best information available.
(b) Two welded parties should agree on who submits a PDA
methodology and who allocates at the point before gas flows ("allocating
(c) There is no need to submit PDAs if MRT has an OBA in effect
for a point. At a location which is covered by an OBA, each party to
the OBA will allocate its side of the location.
(d) Only one PDA allocation methodology should be applied per
(e) The upstream or downstream party providing the point
confirmation should submit the PDA to the allocating party after or
during confirmation and before start of gas day.