Freebird Gas Storage, L.L.C.
First Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 10/01/2008, Docket: RP08-304-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 127 Original Sheet No. 127 : Suspended
withdraw each Day a quantity equal to the MDWQ,
or such other lesser quantity acceptable to Freebird. The requirement to
withdraw storage quantities shall be suspended on any Day to the extent that
Freebird cannot accommodate a nomination to withdraw such storage quantities on
such Day. Replacement Shipper may also transfer title of Gas remaining in
Replacement Shipper’s Storage Inventory to another Shipper pursuant to Section
18 of Freebird’s General Terms and Conditions. In the event Replacement
Shipper fails to withdraw or transfer title to its entire Storage Inventory
within the time required by this Section, the terms of Section 8 of the FSS
Rate Schedule shall apply.
Replacement Shipper shall indemnify Freebird and hold it harmless from all
costs, damages, and liabilities arising out of the failure of Replacement
Shipper to remove such Storage Inventory and the disposal of such Storage
Inventory by sale by Freebird.
5. PRIORITY, SERVICE INTERRUPTION AND OPERATIONAL FLOW ORDERS
5.1 Scheduling Priority of Service. Flows will be scheduled on Freebird in
the following order of declining priority:
(a) Firm Storage Service (FSS).
(b) Interruptible service, including storage, parking, loan, balancing
services, and Overrun Quantities, pursuant to Section 5.2
5.2 Interruptible Service. The order of priority relating to service requests
for Overrun injection, Overrun withdrawal and service under Rate Schedules
ISS, IPS, ILS, and IBS shall be allocated to each Shipper on a unit price/Dth
(a) If, on any Day, Freebird’s capability to inject or withdraw quantities is
impaired so that Freebird is unable to inject or withdraw all the quantities
which are scheduled, then interruption of service shall be made in the reverse
order of priority set forth in Section 5.1. Interruption of service to
Interruptible Shippers under Rate Schedules ISS, IPS, ILS, and IBS and to Firm
Shippers and Interruptible Shippers utilizing Overrun Quantities shall be on a
unit price/Dth basis. If Firm storage service must be interrupted,
interruption of service to Firm storage Shippers shall be pro rata based on
MDWQ, MDIQ or MSQ, as applicable.
(b) If a capacity constraint is anticipated or planned (for example, due to
system maintenance) Freebird shall post a notice of the anticipated constraint
on its Internet Web Site at least 48 hours in advance of the start of the
(c) Freebird shall provide Shippers as much advance notice of any interruption
as is practicable under the circumstances. Such notice shall be made by
telephone, fax, e-mail or via the Internet Web Site, as appropriate, and shall
state the reduced quantities of Gas that Freebird estimates it will be able to
park, loan, store, inject, withdraw, receive or deliver, as applicable, and
the estimated duration of the interruption.