Natural Gas Pipeline Company Of America

Seventh Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 05/01/2008, Docket: RP99-176-161, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 34C.04 Original Sheet No. 34C.04 : Pending

 

FOOTNOTES APPLICABLE TO SHEET NO. 34C.02

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6/ Other Charges: (con't)

 

FRSS: (i)service provided to Shipper by Natural under the FRSS Agreement from the Eligible Receipt Points to the Eligible Delivery Points during the

Negotiated Rate Term; and (ii) maximum aggregate Eligible Firm Quantities equal to the respective Eligible Contract MDQ and the Eligible MSWQ set

forth herein, for all quantities stored (and/or transported, if the FRSS Agreement is for Delivered Service) on a firm basis under the FRSS

Agreement and any associated capacity release replacement agreements. Shipper shall be charged the greater of: (a) the 100% load factor equivalent

of the Negotiated Monthly Base Reservation Rate and (b) the 100% load factor equivalent of the applicable maximum base reservation rate set forth in

Natural's FERC Gas Tariff, as maybe revised from time to time, for any aggregate quantities stored (and/or transported on a firm basis for Shipper

if the FRSS Agreement is for Delivered Service) and any associated capacity release replacement shippers which: (i) are in excess of the Contract

MDQ or the Contract MSV, as applicable; or (ii) involve any receipt or delivery points which are not Eligible Receipt or Delivery Points.

 

(b) Discountable Third Party Surcharges. From time to time, certain reservation and/or commodity surcharges may be approved by the FERC for inclusion in

Natural's FERC Gas Tariff which Natural is: (i) required to collect from Shipper and remit to the FERC or to another third party; and (ii) permitted to

discount the amount of such surcharge from the applicable maximum rate set forth in Natural's FERC Gas Tariff ("Discountable Third Party Surcharges").

Natural shall discount any particular Discountable Third Party Surcharge to the maximum extent permitted under the provisions of Natural's FERC Gas Tariff.

Shipper shall only be responsible for payment to Natural of any portion of such Discountable Third Party Surcharge which Natural is not permitted to

discount and for which Natural bills Shipper.

 

(c) Additional Rates, Charges and Surcharges. In addition to the Negotiated Monthly Base Reservation Rate and the Negotiated Base Commodity Rate, and unless

otherwise expressly provided herein or agreed to in writing by Natural, Shipper shall also pay Natural all other applicable maximum rates, charges,

surcharges, and penalties of any nature set forth in Natural's FERC Gas Tariff, as may be revised from time to time, including without limitation all

applicable maximum:

 

FTS: (i) Fuel and Gas Lost and Unaccounted For charges; (ii) authorized and unauthorized overrun charges; (iii) reservation charges and surcharges; (iv)

commodity charges and surcharges; (v) ACA surcharges and (vi) gathering charges, offshore charges and lateral line charges.

 

NSS: (i) Storage Fuel Charges; (ii) authorized and unauthorized overrun charges and (iii) sourcing charges.

 

FRSS: (i) Storage Fuel Charges (and if the FRSS Agreement is for Delivered Service, a Transportation Fuel Charge comprised of a Fuel Gas Charge and a Gas

Lost and Unaccounted For Charge); (ii) authorized and unauthorized overrun charges; and (iii) reservation surcharges; (iv) any applicable commodity

rates, charges and surcharge; (v) Balancing Service Charges; and (vi) ACA surcharges.

 

Notwithstanding the foregoing sentence, to the extent that any such additional maximum rate, charge, surcharge, or penalty is derived from the applicable base

reservation rate or applicable base commodity rate set forth in Natural's FERC Gas Tariff, then Natural shall derive such additional rate, charge, surcharge or

penalty utilizing the greater of: (a) the Negotiated Monthly Base Reservation Rate or Negotiated Base Commodity Rate, if applicable, and (b) the applicable

maximum base reservation rate or applicable maximum base commodity rate set forth in Natural's FERC Gas Tariff, as may be revised from time to time.