Freebird Gas Storage, L.L.C.

First Revised Volume No. 1

 Contents / Previous / Next / Main Tariff Index

 

 

Effective Date: 10/01/2008, Docket: RP08-304-002, Status: Effective

Substitute Original Sheet No. 101 Substitute Original Sheet No. 101

Superseding: Superseding Original Sheet No. 101

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. APPLICABILITY

These General Terms and Conditions shall apply to all Gas services rendered by

Freebird under any Service Agreement, including, but not limited to, service

under Rate Schedules FSS, ISS, IPS, ILS, and IBS, provided that in the event

of any inconsistency the terms of the Rate Schedules shall

control.

 

2. DEFINITIONS

2.1 Reserved for Future use.

 

2.2 "Btu" means one British Thermal Unit, and shall be the quantity of heat

required to raise the temperature of one (1) pound of water from fifty-eight

and five-tenths degrees (58.5 degrees) to fifty-nine and five-tenths degrees

(59.5 degrees) Fahrenheit. The reporting basis for Btu is 14.73 psia and 60

degrees F (101.325 kPa and 15 degrees C, and dry).

 

2.3 "Business Day" means Monday through Friday, excluding Federal Banking

Holidays in the United States.

 

2.4 "Central Clock Time" or "CCT" means central daylight time when daylight

savings time is in effect and central standard time when daylight savings time

is not in effect.

 

2.5 "Contract Year" means the twelve (12) month period beginning on the date

storage service under a Service Agreement commences and each subsequent twelve

(12) month period thereafter during the term of the Service

Agreement.

 

2.6 "Credit Support Provider" means a party providing a guarantee in favor of

Freebird as the beneficiary thereof, in a form acceptable to Freebird in its

sole but reasonable judgment, securing the obligations of Shipper under one or

more Service Agreements.

 

2.7 "Critical Notices" mean information pertaining to Freebird conditions that

affect scheduling or adversely affect scheduled Gas flow.

 

2.8 "Cubic foot of Gas" equals the volume of Gas that occupies one cubic foot

at a temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit, a pressure of 14.73 psia, and dry.

 

2.9 "Day" or "Gas Day" means a period of twenty-four (24) consecutive hours,

beginning and ending at 9:00 a.m. CCT. Standard time for the Gas Day is 9 a.m.

to 9 a.m. (Central Clock Time).

 

2.10 "Dekatherm" ("Dth") means the quantity of heat energy which is equivalent

to 1,000,000 Btu. One "Dekatherm" of Gas means the quantity of Gas which

contains one Dekatherm of heat energy.