Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company

FIFTH REVISED VOLUME NO. 1

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Effective Date: 10/01/1998, Docket: RP98-378-001, Status: Effective

Sub Second Revised Sheet No. 555 Sub Second Revised Sheet No. 555 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 555

 

 

GAS TRANSPORTATION AGREEMENT

 

(For Use Under Rate Schedule IT) continued

 

 

ARTICLE IV

 

QUALITY SPECIFICATIONS AND STANDARDS FOR MEASUREMENT

 

For all gas received, transported and delivered hereunder the Parties agree to the

Quality Specifications and Standards for Measurement as specified in the General Terms

and Conditions of Transporter's FERC Gas Tariff Volume No. 1. To the extent that no new

measurement facilities are installed to provide service hereunder, measurement

operations will continue in the manner in which they have previously been handled. In

the event that such facilities are not operated by Transporter or a downstream pipeline,

then responsibility for operations shall be deemed to be Shipper's.

 

 

ARTICLE V

 

RATES AND CHARGES FOR GAS TRANSPORTATION

 

5.1 TRANSPORTATION RATES - Commencing with the date of initial receipt of gas by the

rates, charges and surcharges to be paid by Shipper to Transporter for the

transportation service provided herein shall be in accordance with Transporter's

Rate Schedule IT and the General Terms and Conditions of Transporter's FERC Gas

Tariff. Except as provided to the contrary in any written or electronic

agreement(s) between Transporter and Shipper in effect during the term of this

Agreement, Shipper shall pay Transporter the applicable maximum rate(s) and all

other applicable charges and surcharges specified in the Summary of Rates in

Transporter's FERC Gas Tariff and in this Rate Schedule. Transporter and Shipper

may agree that a specific discounted rate will apply only to certain volumes under

the agreement; that a specified discounted rate will apply only if specified

volumes are achieved (with the maximum rates applicable to volumes above the

specified volumes or to all volumes if the specified volumes are never achieved);

that a specified discounted rate will apply only during specified periods of the

year or over a specifically defined period of time; and/or that a specified

discounted rate will apply only to specified points, zones, markets or other

defined geographical area. Transporter and Shipper may agree to a discounted rate

pursuant to the provisions of this Section 5.1 provided that the discounted rate

is between the applicable maximum and minimum rates for this service.

 

5.2 INCIDENTAL CHARGES - Shipper agrees to reimburse Transporter for any filing or

similar fees, which have not been previously paid by Shipper, which Transporter

incurs in rendering service hereunder.

 

5.3 CHANGES IN RATES AND CHARGES - Shipper agrees that Transporter shall have the

unilateral right to file with the appropriate regulatory authority and make

changes effective in (a) the rates and charges applicable to service pursuant to

Transporter's Rate Schedule IT, (b) the rate schedule(s) pursuant to which service

hereunder is rendered, or (c) any provision of the General Terms and Conditions

applicable to those rate schedules. Transporter agrees that Shipper may protest

or contest the aforementioned filings, or may seek authorization from duly

constituted regulatory authorities for such adjustment of Transporter's existing

FERC Gas Tariff as may be found necessary to assure Transporter just and

reasonable rates.