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 First Revised Sheet No. 560B Sub First Revised Sheet No. 560B : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 560B

 

 

GAS TRANSPORTATION AGREEMENT

 

(For Use Under Rate Schedule IT-X) 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 APPLICABLE 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 service

provided herein shall be in accordance with Transporter's Rate Schedule IT-X 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.

Transporter and Shipper may agree 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-X, (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.