Vector Pipeline L.P.
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 06/01/2010, Docket: RP10-678-000, Status: Effective
Third Revised Sheet No. 105 Third Revised Sheet No. 105
Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 105
to obtain materials, supplies, permits or labor, any laws, orders,
rules, regulations, acts or restraints of any governmental body or
authority, civil or military, or other cause whether of the kind
enumerated or otherwise which is beyond the control of the party
claiming suspension and which by the exercise of due diligence
such party is unable to prevent or overcome. The settlement of
strikes, lockouts or other labor disputes shall be entirely within
the discretion of the party having the difficulty. Under no
circumstances will the following events constitute Force Majeure:
(i) Shipper's lack of finances, (ii) inadequate or uneconomic
markets for Shipper's Gas, (iii) insufficiency of Shipper's Gas
supplies, or (iv) curtailment or disruption of service for any
reason whatsoever on facilities upstream of Receipt Points on
Transporter or downstream of the Delivery Points on Transporter or
the Canadian pipeline (Vector Pipeline Limited Partnership
(Canada)) with which Transporter connects at the international
border. A Force Majeure event on Vector Pipeline Limited
Partnership (Canada) shall constitute a Force Majeure event on
20. "Fuel and Lost and Unaccounted for Gas" means Gas consumed in
pipeline operations, including fuel, operational use, and losses.
21. "Fuel Requirement" means the quantity of Gas required for Fuel and
Lost and Unaccounted for Gas associated with rendering
transportation service to the Shipper.
22. "Gas" means methane and such other hydrocarbon constituents, or a
mixture of two or more of them which, in any case, meets the
quality specifications of the Tariff.
23. "Gas Imbalance" has the meaning ascribed to it in section 9 of the
24. "Gross Heating Value" means the quantity of heat expressed in Btus
produced by the complete combustion at constant pressure of one
anhydrous (dry) cubic foot of Gas with air at a temperature of
sixty degrees (60) degrees Fahrenheit and at a pressure of 14.73
psia, when the products of the combustion are cooled to the
initial temperature of the Gas and air and the water formed by
combustion is condensed to the liquid state.
25. "Interruptible Transportation Agreement" means an agreement
pursuant to which Transporter is obligated to provide
interruptible transportation service to a Shipper.
26. "Intra-day Nomination" is a nomination submitted after the
nomination deadline whose effective time is as stated in section 5
of the GT&C.