Williston Basin Interstate Pipeline Co.
Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 06/01/1997, Docket: RP97-352-000, Status: Effective
Third Revised Sheet No. 179 Third Revised Sheet No. 179 : Effective
Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 179
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (Continued)
1. DEFINITION OF TERMS (Continued)
1.40 The term "Shipper" means any party with whom Transporter has a
Service Agreement under one or more of Transporter's Rate
Schedules pursuant to the terms of this Tariff.
1.41 The term "stop-in-time" refers to the use of one of Transporter's
storage services as an intermediate stop in an on-going
transportation transaction. Storage facilities in this context
shall be considered intermediate receipt and/or delivery points,
1.42 The term "storage service" consists of the acceptance by
Transporter of gas tendered for Shipper's account for storage in
Transporter's aggregate storage facilities, the injection and
withdrawal of that gas into and out of Transporter's aggregate
storage facilities, and the storage of that gas in Transporter's
aggregate storage facilities.
1.43 The term "thermal balancing" means balancing the thermal content
of the gas tendered to Transporter's pipeline system (including
storage facilities) hereunder and the thermal content of the gas
1.44 The term "thermal content" when applied to any volume of gas means
the aggregate number of Btu's contained in such volume. The
thermal content shall be determined by multiplying the volume of
gas in cubic feet by the gross heating value of the gas.
1.45 The term "transportation service" consists of the acceptance by
Transporter of gas tendered by Shipper to Transporter's trans-
mission system, the transportation of that gas, either directly or
by displacement through Transporter's transmission system, and the
redelivery of gas to Shipper at the point(s) of delivery.
1.46 The term "Transporter" means Williston Basin Interstate Pipeline
1.47 The term "Capacity Adjustment Provision (CAP)", for all purposes
other than ADQ and ARQ, shall mean a procedure whereby the
relevant firm capacity in equivalent dkt specified in the
applicable Service Agreement multiplied by a fraction, the
numerator of which is the latest available estimated Btu content
per cubic foot at the relevant receipt or delivery point and the
denominator of which is 1,000. Transporter shall post the Btu