Viking Gas Transmission Company
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 11/01/1993, Docket: RS92- 52-001, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 55 Original Sheet No. 55 : Superseded
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (Continued)
6. Correction of metering errors - failure of meters: In the event a meter is out of
service or registering inaccurately, the volume of gas delivered shall be determined:
(a) by using the registration of any check meter or meters, if installed and accurately
registering; or, in the absence of (a);
(b) by correcting the error if the percentage of error is ascertainable by calibration,
tests, or mathematical calculation; or, in the absence of both (a) and (b);
(c) by estimating the quantity of delivery by deliveries during periods under similar
conditions when the meter was registering accurately.
7. Preservation of metering records: Transporter and Shipper shall each preserve for a
period of at least one year all test data, charts, and other similar records.
1. Monthly billing date: Transporter shall render bills on or before the 15th day of each
month for all gas delivered and gas service furnished during the preceding billing
period. Transporter may render separate bills for demand charges, commodity charges and
2. Right of examination: Both Transporter and Shipper shall have the right to examine at
any reasonable time the applicable books and records (or portions thereof) of the other
to the extent necessary to verify the accuracy of any statement made under or pursuant
to the provisions of the Transportation Agreement. Upon receipt of a request, the
requestee will either send the relevant information to the requestor or will provide the
requestor the right to review such information in the requestee's offices.
1. Monthly payment date: Shipper (or other payor) shall pay Transporter, at a bank
designated by Transporter, so that payment is received and Transporter has available
funds therefrom within ten (10) calendar days from the receipt of the bill, for the gas
service purchased by Shipper during the preceding month and billed by Transporter
pursuant to the provisions of this Tariff and the Transportation Agreement.
2. Remedies for non-payment: Should Shipper fail to pay all of the amount of any bill as
herein provided when such amount is due, Shipper shall pay a Charge for Late Payment.
Such Charge for Late Payment shall be determined by multiplying (a) the unpaid portion
of the bill, by (b) the ratio of the number of days from the due date to the date of
actual payment to 365, by (c) the interest rate determined in accordance with Section