Texas Gas Pipe Line Corporation

Third Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 06/01/1990, Docket: RP90-112-001, Status: Effective

Substitute Original Sheet No. 9 Substitute Original Sheet No. 9 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 9

 

 

 

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

 

1. DEFINITIONS

 

 

1.1. Day. The word "day" shall mean a period 24 consecutive

hours beginning and ending at 7:00 o'clock A.M., Central

Standard Time.

 

1.2 Month. The word "month" shall mean a period beginning at

7:00 o'clock A.M. on the first day of a calendar month and

ending at 7:00 o'clock A.M. on the first day of the next

succeeding calendar month.

 

1.3 Year. The word "year" shall mean a period of 12 months

beginning at 7:00 o'clock A.M. January 1 and ending at 7:00

o'clock A.M. on the following January 1.

 

1.4 Mcf. The term "Mcf" shall mean one thousand cubic feet of

natural gas as determined on the measurement basis set forth

in Section 2 of these General Terms and Conditions.

 

 

1.5 Btu. The term "Btu" shall mean British Thermal Unit.

 

 

2. MEASUREMENTS

 

2.1 Unit of Volume. The unit of volume for purposes of

measurement shall be one cubic foot of gas at a temperature

of 60 degrees Fahrenheit and at a pressure of 14.65 pounds

per square inch absolute.

 

 

2.2 Assumed Atmospheric Pressure. For purposes of measurement

and meter calibration, the atmospheric pressure shall be

assumed to be constant at 14.7 pounds per square inch.

 

2.3 Temperature and Specific Gravity. The temperature and the

specific gravity of the gas flowing into the meter shall be

respectively determined by the continuous use of a recording

thermometer and of a recording gravitometer, or by other

methods mutually agreeable by either party, so installed

that the one may properly record the temperature and the

other the specific gravity of the gas flowing through the

meter. The arithmetical average of the hourly temperature

and of the hourly specific gravity recorded during each day

shall be respectively used to make proper corrections in

volume computations.

 

2.4 Computations. Volume computations shall be made in

accordance with American Gas Association Gas Measurement

Committee Report No. 3 in its entirety and as amended from

time to time.