Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company

FIFTH REVISED VOLUME NO. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/2009, Docket: RP09-194-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 231 Second Revised Sheet No. 231

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 231

 

RATE SCHEDULE FT-BH

FIRM TRANSPORTATION BACKHAUL SERVICE

 

 

1. AVAILABILITY

 

Service under this Rate Schedule shall be available until July 31, 1999 or such

later date approved by the Commission. This Rate Schedule is available for the

transportation of natural gas on a firm backhaul basis by Tennessee Gas Pipeline

Company (Transporter) for any Shipper:

 

(a) which has executed a Transportation Service Agreement wherein Transporter

agrees to transport natural gas for Shipper's account up to a specific

maximum daily Transportation Quantity; and

 

(b) which has caused its supplier of gas, if such supplier has retained

processing rights to the gas delivered to Shipper, to enter into a

Transportation Service Agreement for the transportation of any liquids

and any PTR quantities associated with the processing of gas received at

the Receipt Point(s) under Shipper's Transportation Service Agreement

after August 1, 1992.

 

2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE

 

2.1 Firm transportation service under this Rate Schedule shall be provided (i)

to the extent Transporter determines sufficient firm capacity is

available, (ii) to the extent Transporter determines sufficient forward

haul volumes are available, and (iii) if Shipper has satisfied the

requirements of Articles III and XXVIII of the General Terms and

Conditions; provided, however, Transporter shall not initiate service

under this Rate Schedule when Transporter's historical experience

indicates that sufficient forward haul service may not be available;

provided further, Transporter shall not commence service until Transporter

and Shipper have executed a Transportation Service Agreement. Shipper

shall have the right to enter into one or more Transportation Service

Agreements for the service provided under this Rate Schedule.

 

2.2 Transporter shall not be required to install, operate or maintain any

additional facilities in order to provide transportation service under

this Rate Schedule.

 

2.3 Transporter shall not be required to transport gas where the total

quantity of gas scheduled for transportation is less than that required to

operate existing compression facilities necessary to provide the

transportation service.

 

3. QUALIFICATION FOR SERVICE

 

3.1 All Shippers requesting firm transportation service must qualify pursuant

to Article XXVIII of the General Terms and Conditions of Transporter's

effective FERC Gas Tariff.

 

3.2 All Shippers requesting firm transportation service must execute a

Transportation Service Agreement in accord with the provisions of Article

XXVIII of the General Terms and Conditions of Transporter's effective FERC

Gas Tariff.

 

4. DELIVERY AND RECEIPT POINTS; PRESSURE; UNIFORM QUANTITIES

 

4.1 Primary Receipt Points: Subject to the availability of capacity, any

Eligible Receipt Point on Transporter's system, including storage service

points and Pooling Area Points, shall be eligible for designation as a

Primary Receipt Point for gas transported under this Rate Schedule. For

the purposes of this Rate