Transwestern Pipeline Company, LLC
Third Revised Volume No. 1
Contents / Previous / Next / Main Tariff Index
Effective Date: 04/05/2010, Docket: RP10-476-000, Status: Effective
Fifth Revised Sheet No. 95 Fifth Revised Sheet No. 95
Superseding: Fourth Revised Sheet No. 95
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
"Dekatherm" (dth) shall mean the quantity of heat energy which is equivalent to 1,000,000
British Thermal Units. One "dekatherm of gas" shall mean the quantity of gas which contains
one dekatherm of heat energy.
"Elapsed Pro-rata Capacity" (EPC) shall mean the portion of the capacity (under capacity
release) that would have theoretically been available for use prior to the effective time of
the intraday recall based on a cumulative uniform hourly use of the capacity.
"Electronic Transmission" shall mean a mutually agreeable means of data communication whereby
data is input by the Shipper directly into Transporter's internal system applications either by
keypunch or by means of electronic data file processing.
"Execution" or "executed" or any other form of the root word "execute" when used with respect
to any Service Agreement, amendment to Service Agreement, or any other contract shall include
electronic execution pursuant to the procedures established by Transporter.
"Hydrocarbon Dew point" shall mean cricondentherm, the highest temperature at which the vapor-
liquid equilibrium may be present. The Hydrocarbon Dew point (cricondentherm) calculations are
performed using the Peng-Robinson equation of state.
"Internet Website" or "Transporter's Internet Website" shall mean the Uniform Resource Locater
(URL) of Transporter's electronic communication mechanism on the Internet at
"La Plata Facilities" shall mean the jointly-owned mainline facilities of Transporter and
Northwest Pipeline Corporation ("Northwest") which commence at a new measurement facility and
custody transfer point between Northwest and Transporter located downstream of the discharge
side of the La Plata B compressor station in La Plata County, Colorado and extend south to the
existing interconnect with the Blanco Hub, located in San Juan County, New Mexico.
"Logical Points" shall mean points on Transporter's system which may be used by a Shipper as
receipt or delivery points which are not physical points as defined in this tariff.
"Maximum Daily Transportation Quantity" (MAXDTQ) shall mean the maximum quantity of natural gas
provided in the Service Agreement that Shipper is entitled to receive and Transporter is
obligated to deliver on any day.
"Mcf" shall mean 1,000 cubic feet of gas.
"Merchantability" refers to a gas stream which is commercially salable and fit for the market,
and of a quality which will bring the then current market price without additional treatment or
processing. Gas that meets the quality specifications in this Tariff shall be deemed to be
"Month (month)" or "billing month" shall mean the period beginning at nine o'clock a.m. Central
Clock Time on the first day of a calendar month and ending at the same hour on the first day of
the next succeeding calendar month; provided that if deliveries are not commenced on the first
day of a calendar month, then the billing month shall start with the commencement of deliveries
during the current month.
"Monthly Index Price (MIP)" shall mean the index price calculated in accordance with Section