Natural Gas Pipeline Company Of America

Seventh Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 04/18/2008, Docket: RP08-319-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 311 Original Sheet No. 311 : Pending

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

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(a) TRANSPORTATION SERVICES (including service on portions

of the system where a gathering charge applies and the transportation

portion of service under Rate Schedule DSS and, where separately released,

under Rate Schedule FRSS):

 

(1) Natural shall first interrupt service to

interruptible and overrun services, applying the curtailment priorities

set out in Section 5.7.

 

(2) Second, Natural shall interrupt firm services

within MDQ (including service under an FFTS Agreement at Shipper's MDQ on

an Available Day or at the reduced volume on a partial Available Day) at

primary points and at secondary points. Curtailment shall be pro rata

based on MDQ (including MDQ under an FFTS Agreement on an Available Day or

the reduced MDQ on a partial Available Day) on any portion of Natural's

system affected by a capacity constraint (capacity allocated to any

Agreement shall be limited to confirmed nominations except to the extent

of no-notice rights under such Agreement).

 

(b) STORAGE SERVICES (including the storage portion of

service under Rate Schedules DSS and FRSS):

 

(1) Natural shall first interrupt any interruptible

and authorized overrun injections and withdrawals under Rate Schedules

BESS and PALS, or under Rate Schedules DSS, FRSS and NSS in excess of MDQ,

applying the curtailment priorities set out in Section 5.7.

 

(2) Natural shall next interrupt any authorized

overrun injections and withdrawals under Rate Schedules DSS and NSS in

excess of firm storage rights but within MDQ and MSV [firm rights include

the injections and withdrawals under Rate Schedule DSS or NSS within MDQ

and MSV but in excess of generally applicable firm rights where notice has

been given forty-eight (48) hours in advance that capacity is available].

This priority shall include authorized overrun injections and withdrawals

within MDQ and MSV under Section 5.3(c) of Rate Schedule DSS, Section

5.3(b) of Rate Schedule NSS or pursuant to a waiver under Section 5.1(c)

of Rate Schedule DSS. If Natural can provide some but not all of such

services, curtailment shall be pro rata based on MDQ.

 

(3) Natural shall last interrupt firm injections

and withdrawals within MDQ and applicable firm injection and

withdrawal rights [including the injections or withdrawals under Rate

Schedules DSS and NSS within MDQ but in excess of generally applicable

firm rights where notice has been given forty-eight (48) hours in

advance that capacity is available]. If capacity is sufficient to

provide some but not all of such services, curtailment shall be pro

rata based on MDQ (the capacity allocated to an NSS or FRSS