Wyoming Interstate Company, Ltd.
Second Revised Volume No. 2
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Effective Date: 04/12/2010, Docket: RP10-491-000, Status: Effective
Fifth Revised Sheet No. 64A Fifth Revised Sheet No. 64A
Superseding: Fourth Revised Sheet No. 64A
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
9. CAPACITY RELEASE
9.1 Purpose. This Section sets forth the specific terms and conditions
applicable to Transporter's capacity release program.
9.2 Applicability. This Section 9 is applicable to any Releasing
Shipper(s) or any Replacement Shipper(s) who elect to release all
or a portion of its firm capacity under Rate Schedule FT.
Releasing Shipper(s) as defined in Section 1 of these General
Terms and Conditions shall have the right to release, on a
permanent or temporary basis, any portion of its firm capacity
rights held under a Transportation Service Agreement with
Transporter, but only to the extent that the capacity so released
is acquired by another Shipper pursuant to this Section 9.
Replacement Capacity Agreements based on a volumetric Reservation
Rate are not subject to further release.
9.3 Availability of Released Capacity. Released capacity shall be made
available on a nondiscriminatory basis and shall be assigned on
the basis of an open season or prearrangement in accordance with
the procedures of this Section 9 and, where appropriate, the
applicable NAESB Standards.
9.4 Qualification for Participation in the Capacity Release Program.
Any party, whether seeking to acquire capacity under bid or a
prearranged release, must be prequalified by Transporter prior to
submitting a bid for released capacity. To be prequalified, a
Shipper must satisfy the creditworthiness requirements of Section
4.13 of the General Terms and Conditions. Notwithstanding such
qualification to participate in the capacity release program,
Transporter does not guarantee the payment of any outstanding
amounts by a Replacement Shipper.
9.5 (a) Releases Assigned On the Basis of An Open Season. A Shipper
electing to release capacity on the basis of an open season
must post notice of release on Transporter's electronic
bulletin board pursuant to Section 9.7 hereof. Such notice
shall be posted upon receipt unless Releasing Shipper
(b) Releasing Shipper may determine the posting date and length
of the open season; however, the minimum posting requirements
and duration of open season where the release is subject to
special terms and/or conditions, or Releasing Shipper's
non-standard bid evaluation criteria (as detailed in Section
9.11(d)(iv)) shall comply with the following schedule: