Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC

Fourth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 12/31/2008, Docket: RP09-158-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 104 Original Sheet No. 104

 

RATE SCHEDULE GSS

General Storage Service

(Continued)

 

 

7. WITHDRAWALS FROM STORAGE (Continued)

 

7.1 (b) Buyer may take delivery of quantities of gas stored for Buyer's account under

this rate schedule which are greater than or less than the quantity scheduled in

advance pursuant to Section 7.1(a) above, pursuant to the procedures outlined in

Section 18.1 of the General Terms and Conditions governing designation of

delivery point "swing" services; provided, however, nothing herein shall give

Buyer the right to take delivery on any day of a quantity of gas under this rate

schedule in excess of the quantity which Buyer would otherwise be entitled to

take under the terms of this rate schedule on such day.

 

7.2 Notice Required

 

Buyer shall nominate withdrawals under this Rate Schedule in accordance with Seller's

nomination and ranking deadlines as set forth in Section 28.1 of the General Terms and

Conditions. Seller, in its sole judgment, may waive any nomination and ranking

deadlines, on a non-discriminatory basis, if Seller determines that operating

conditions permit.

 

7.3 Quantity and Inventory Limitations

 

In the event Seller determines that it can make available for withdrawal and delivery

quantities in excess of the quantity entitlements and delivery obligations set forth

in Sections 7.3(a), (b) or (c) below, Seller shall provide notice on 1Line of the

availability of such excess withdrawals and deliveries.

 

(a) Subject to the other provisions of this section, Seller will deliver to Buyer on

any one day under this rate schedule, the maximum quantity of gas which operating

conditions in the storage fields will permit as determined by the operators

thereof. Seller shall endeavor to withdraw and deliver, on any one day, the

total of each Buyer's nominations for such day, up to, but not exceeding, Buyer's

Storage Demand. If, however, all of the nominations exceed the total quantity

which Seller can withdraw from storage and deliver, the gas deliverable on such

day shall be prorated in proportion to each Buyer's current Storage Gas Balance,

utilizing records of Seller's dispatcher, provided that on any day, Buyer shall

be entitled to receive the following daily quantities:

 

(i) Buyer's Storage Demand, provided Buyer's Storage Gas Balance is 35

percent or more of Buyer's Storage Capacity Quantity.

(ii) 99 percent of Buyer's Storage Demand, provided Buyer's Storage Gas

Balance is greater than or equal to 20 percent and less than 35 percent

of Buyer's Storage Capacity Quantity.

(iii) 74 percent of Buyer's Storage Demand, provided Buyer's Storage Gas

Balance is greater than or equal to 7 percent and less than 20 percent of

Buyer's Storage Capacity Quantity.

(iv) 55 percent of Buyer's Storage Demand, when Buyer's Storage Gas Balance is

less than 7 percent of Buyer's Storage Capacity Quantity.

 

(b) Seller shall not be obligated to deliver a daily average of more than 87-1/2

percent of Buyer's Storage Demand during any consecutive 30-day period.

 

(c) Seller shall not be obligated to deliver gas to Buyer hereunder, when:

 

(i) During the period from November 1 through February 14, such delivery

would reduce Buyer's Storage Gas Balance to less than 20 percent of

Buyer's Storage Capacity Quantity, and

(ii) During the period from February 15 through March 1, such delivery would

reduce Buyer's Storage Gas Balance to less than 7 percent of Buyer's

Storage Capacity Quantity.