Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.
First Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 07/05/2008, Docket: RP08-400-000, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 209 Second Revised Sheet No. 209
Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 209
RATE SCHEDULE MNTTT
TITLE TRANSFER TRACKING SERVICE
5. TTT POINTS
Any physical receipt point located on Pipeline's system ("TTT
Point"), provided that the point is covered by an active Operational
Balancing Agreement, can be utilized for the nomination of TTT service.
Pipeline will permit TTT Party to nominate Title Transfers of quantities
of natural gas at any of the TTT Points, subject to the existence of
adequate corresponding transportation rights under Subject Service
Agreement(s) to transport the quantities away from the TTT Point.
Pipeline shall provide one meter identification number to correspond
to each location at which Title Transfer Tracking services for that
location can be effected. This meter identification will be used
exclusively for nominations of transactions related to Title Transfer
Tracking service on Pipeline's system. Pipeline shall post the meter
identification numbers on its Internet Web site.
6. TITLE TRANSFER TRACKING PROCEDURES
6.1 General Procedure.
A. For any Day on which a TTT Party desires to utilize the TTT
service to track a Title Transfer for TTT Party's account under
this Rate Schedule, such TTT Party shall provide a nomination to
Pipeline in accordance with Section 5 of the General Terms and
(1) the quantity of gas for which title is to be transferred,
(2) the upstream party participating in the TTT transaction, and
the upstream party's associated upstream contract identifier,
(3) the downstream party participating in the TTT transaction, and
the downstream party's associated downstream contract
(4) the meter identification number that corresponds to the
physical receipt location at which the TTT service is being
(5) such other information as may be required by Pipeline to
effect the TTT service.
B. When TTT Party's nomination is confirmed as required by the
General Terms and Conditions and subject to the limitations set
forth in this Rate Schedule, such quantity shall constitute a TTT
Scheduled Quantity at that TTT Point.
6.2 TTT Party is required to ensure that quantities transferred to the
transferee(s) of TTT Party and scheduled under a Subject Service
Agreement or another TTT Service Agreement equal the quantities
received from TTT Party's transferor(s) at each TTT Point on each
RATE SCHEDULE MNTTT
TITLE TRANSFER TRACKING SERVICE
6. TITLE TRANSFER TRACKING PROCEDURES (continued)
6.3 On or before the nomination deadlines applicable to Pipeline's
service under the Subject Service Agreement(s), TTT Party shall
provide nomination data to Pipeline consistent with the requirements
of Section 5 of the General Terms and Conditions, for each of TTT
Party's TTT Points. Pipeline shall confirm that the nomination data
received from TTT Party is equivalent to valid nominations under
another TTT Service Agreement(s) or under Subject Service Agreements
that will physically transport the quantities away from the TTT
Point(s). The quantities determined through this process shall be
referred to as the "TTT Scheduled Quantities."
6.4 After confirmation and scheduling, any changes to TTT Scheduled
Quantities shall be effective only if a corresponding nomination
change has been made under a Subject Service Agreement and the change
has been confirmed by Pipeline, the affected point operator(s) and
any other affected TTT Party.
6.5 If any nominated service under a Subject Service Agreement fails to
be scheduled for any reason, then Pipeline shall notify TTT Party,
and TTT Party shall revise the nomination data on a prospective basis
to reflect the revised TTT Quantities.
6.6 TTT Party shall make personnel available to Pipeline at all times,
for purposes of the nomination and confirmations to be performed
6.7 With respect to the TTT service, Maritimes shall be entitled to rely
upon the information set forth in the nomination of a TTT Party made
in accordance with Section 5 of the General Terms and Conditions, and
Maritimes shall have no obligation to verify the accuracy of such
7. GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
All of the General Terms and Conditions of Pipeline's FERC Gas Tariff of
which this Rate Schedule is a part are applicable to this Rate Schedule
and are made a part hereof to the extent that such terms and conditions
are not contradicted by any provision herein. For purposes of the
applicable General Terms and Conditions of Pipeline's FERC Gas Tariff,
references to Customer shall refer to the TTT Party.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. DEFINITIONS (continued
"Month" shall mean the period beginning at 9:00 a.m. CT, on
the first Day of a calendar Month, and ending at the same
hour on the first Day of the next succeeding calendar
"NEB" shall mean the Canadian National Energy Board.
"Netting" is the term used to describe the process of
resolving imbalances for a Customer within an Operational
Impact Area. There are two types of Netting:
a. Summing is the accumulation of all imbalances above
any applicable tolerances for a Customer or agent.
b. Offsetting is the combination of positive and negative
imbalances above any applicable tolerances for a Customer
For Pipeline, the definition in (a) above is applicable to
the Imbalance Netting provisions set forth in Section 11.5
of the General Terms and Conditions.
"Nomination Period" shall mean a period of time that
Customer includes in a nomination for gas service.
"Operational Impact Area" shall describe a Transportation
Service Provider's designation of the largest possible
area(s) on its system in which imbalances have a similar
operational effect. For Pipeline, the entire pipeline
system shall comprise a single Operational Impact Area.
"Operator" shall mean M&N Operating Company or such other
entity as Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C. may
"Phase III Only" service, with respect to Rate Schedules
MN365, MN151, MN90, and MNOP, shall mean service provided
pursuant to a Service Agreement with Primary Points of
Receipt that are located only at or downstream of the
interconnect with Portland Natural Gas Transmission System
at Methuen, Massachusetts, and Primary Points of Delivery
that are located only at or upstream of the interconnect
with Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC at Beverly,
Massachusetts (but not upstream of Methuen, Massachusetts),
which Service Agreement is either an initial Service
Agreement between Customer and Pipeline or a Service
Agreement resulting from a release of capacity subscribed
under an initial Service Agreement that qualifies as Phase
III Only service; with respect to Rate Schedule MNIT,
"Phase III Only" service shall mean service provided from a
receipt point at or downstream of the interconnect with
Portland Natural Gas Transmission System at Methuen,
Massachusetts, to a delivery point at or upstream of the
interconnect with Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC at
Beverly, Massachusetts (but not upstream of Methuen,