Williston Basin Interstate Pipeline Co.
Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 10/01/1998, Docket: RP98- 76-002, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 737 Second Revised Sheet No. 737 : Effective
Superseding: Sheet No. 737
OPERATIONAL BALANCING AGREEMENT (Continued)
all Shipper(s) at the POR in conformance with the provisions of
Williston Basin's Service Agreements and scheduled by Williston Basin
_____ for receipt at the POR. ___________________________, which has
executed this Receipt Point Operational Balancing Agreement (ROBA),
agrees to keep all Shippers at such POR whole to scheduled nominations
and will be responsible for all differences between actual receipts
and scheduled receipt nominations.
2.2 The Parties agree to make a reasonable effort on a daily
basis to maintain the actual quantity flowing through the POR at a
level equal to the aggregate of the scheduled receipt nominations.
2.3 Transporter shall determine the difference between the
actual receipt quantities at the POR for the month and the scheduled
receipt quantities at the POR for the month. Such imbalance shall be
accumulated with all previous monthly imbalances to determine the
Cumulative Imbalance Quantity (CIQ) at month-end at the POR.
Transporter shall, on or before the 9th business day of the month
following the month of service, notify Controlling Party of the actual
quantities received during the prior month and the CIQ at such prior
month-end at the POR.
2.4 Controlling Party agrees to deliver to Transporter
quantities, designated as balancing quantities, in excess of or less
than the current scheduled nominations at each POR so that the CIQ is
eliminated as soon as is operationally feasible.
2.5 All quantities of gas hereunder shall be reported in
dekatherms as defined in Subsection 1.7 of the General Terms and
Conditions of this Tariff. Measurement of gas and computations for
all purposes hereunder shall be in accordance with the provisions set
forth in the then effective FERC Gas Tariff of Transporter.
APPLICABLE RATES AND CHARGES
3.1 This Agreement shall not be construed to provide for any
gathering, transportation, storage, exchange, or physical service by
either Party. Any such services shall be by separate agreement(s),
which shall not be altered in any manner by the provisions herein.