Williston Basin Interstate Pipeline Co.
Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 02/25/2009, Docket: RP09-259-000, Status: Effective
Fifth Revised Sheet No. 179B Fifth Revised Sheet No. 179B
Superseding: Fourth Revised Sheet No. 179B
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (Continued)
1. DEFINITION OF TERMS (Continued)
1.54 The term "Segmentation" means the ability of Shipper holding a
contract for firm transportation service to subdivide such service into
segments and to use those segments for different firm transportation
transactions (segmented transaction). Shipper may effect segmentation
by nominating a number of discrete transportation combinations (points
of receipt to points of delivery) that shall have both the point of
receipt and the point of delivery listed in Shipper's Firm
Transportation Service Agreement.
1.55 The term "Segmented Capacity" means the firm capacity of a
Shipper that has been subdivided into individual segments, with the
capacity of each such segment not to exceed the capacity included in the
currently effective Firm Transportation Service Agreement.
1.56 The term "NAESB" means the Wholesale Gas Quadrant of the North
American Energy Standards Board.
1.57 The term "Recourse Rate" means the maximum rate for a specific
Rate Schedule under the Notice of Currently Effective Rates contained in
1.58 The term "Point Operator" means any party or party's designee who
is responsible for and has control of the physical operation of the
facilities interconnected with Transporter.
1.59 The term "Controlling Party" means Point Operator or Point
Operator's designee, as designated in writing by all applicable parties,
who is responsible for confirmations, pre-determined allocations, and/or
has the ability to enter into a ROBA with Transporter.
1.60 The term "Asset Management Arrangement (AMA)" means any pre-
arranged release to an asset manager that contains a condition that the
releasing shipper may call upon the replacement shipper to deliver to,
or purchase from, the releasing shipper a volume of gas up to 100
percent of the daily contract demand of the released transportation or
1.61 The term "State-regulated Retail Access Program" means any pre-
arranged capacity release to a marketer that will be utilized by the
replacement shipper to provide the gas supply requirement of retail
consumers pursuant to a retail access program approved by the state
agency with jurisdiction over the local distribution company that
provides delivery service to such retail consumers.