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. 179 Original Sheet No. 179

 

RATE SCHEDULE FT

Firm Transportation Service

 

 

1. AVAILABILITY

 

Service under this rate schedule is available to any gas company or any other party

(hereinafter referred to as "Buyer") for the transportation of natural gas by

Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC (hereinafter referred to as "Seller") on Seller's

system when:

 

1.1 Buyer desires firm transportation service of gas under this rate schedule; and

 

(a) Buyer has converted from firm sales service under Seller's CD, G or OG rate

schedules or Seller's non-jurisdictional direct industrial sales agreement to

firm transportation service pursuant to this rate schedule; or

(b) Buyer has converted from firm sales service under Seller's PS or ACQ rate

schedules to firm transportation service pursuant to this rate schedule; or

(c) Buyer and Seller have agreed to convert existing firm service to service under

this Rate Schedule; or

(d) Buyer has submitted a valid request in accordance with Section 8 hereof for

service under this rate schedule and Seller has available capacity to render such

service; and

 

1.2 Buyer and Seller have executed a Service Agreement for service under this rate

schedule.

 

1.3 Service under this rate schedule is also available for transportation when Buyer has

obtained released firm capacity from a Rate Schedule FT Buyer releasing such firm

capacity ("Releasing Shipper") pursuant to Section 42 of the General Terms and

Conditions.

 

2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE

 

2.1 This rate schedule shall apply to all firm transportation service rendered by Seller

for Buyer including firm transportation service released under this rate schedule

pursuant to Section 42 of the General Terms and Conditions. Service shall be rendered

pursuant to Seller's blanket certificate or Part 284 of the regulations of the FERC

and the executed service agreement for service under this rate schedule.

 

2.2 Transportation service provided under the terms of this rate schedule shall be limited

to the delivery by Seller of up to Buyer's Transportation Contract Quantity (TCQ)

specified in the executed service agreement plus fuel attributable to Rate Schedule

GSS injections, if applicable.

 

2.3 Transportation service provided under this rate schedule shall be on a firm basis and

shall not be subject to reduction or interruption, except as provided in Section 11 or

42 of the General Terms and Conditions.

 

2.4 Transportation service available to a Buyer hereunder pursuant to a conversion from

Seller's PS Rate Schedule shall be limited to the period commencing on December 1 of

each year through the last day of February of the following year unless otherwise

specified in the Service Agreement.

 

2.5 Transportation service available to a Buyer hereunder pursuant to a conversion from

Seller's ACQ Rate Schedule shall be limited to the period commencing on March 1 of

each year through November 30 of the same year.

 

2.6 Except as otherwise agreed to by Buyer and approved by the Commission, Section

284.221(d)(1) of the Commission's Regulations shall apply to service under this rate

schedule subject to the right of first refusal procedures, if applicable, set forth in

Section 48 of the General Terms and Conditions.