Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.
First Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 01/17/2010, Docket: RP10-244-000, Status: Effective
Third Revised Sheet No. 495 Third Revised Sheet No. 495
Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 495
FORM OF SERVICE AGREEMENT
FOR RATE SCHEDULE MNPAL
Date:__________________________, Contract No.__________________
This SERVICE AGREEMENT is entered into by and between Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.,
("Pipeline") and _____________________________________ ("Customer").
NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises and of the mutual covenants herein contained,
the parties do agree as follows:
1. Pipeline shall deliver and Customer shall take and pay for service pursuant to the terms of
this Service Agreement and subject to Pipeline's Rate Schedule MNPAL and the General Terms
and Conditions of Pipeline's Tariff, which are incorporated herein by reference and made a
2. The Maximum Park Quantity or Maximum Loan Quantity, as appropriate, and the Point(s) of
Transaction applicable to a specific transaction(s) are identified in Exhibit(s) A to this
Service Agreement. Customer shall initiate a request for each park or loan service
transaction by executing and delivering to Pipeline one or more Exhibit(s) A. Exhibit(s) A
is incorporated herein by reference and made a part hereof.
3. This Service Agreement shall be effective on ___________ and shall continue for a term ending
on and including ___________ ("Primary Term") and shall continue to be effective from
______________ to ______________ thereafter unless terminated by either party upon prior
written notice of at least _______. Upon termination, any portions of this Service Agreement
necessary to correct or resolve a park balance or a loan balance under this Service Agreement
as required by the GT&C will survive the other parts of this Service Agreement until such
time as such balancing has been accomplished.
4. Maximum rates, charges, and fees shall be applicable to service pursuant to this Service
Agreement except during the specified term of a discounted rate or a negotiated rate to which
Customer and Pipeline have agreed. Provisions governing such discounted rate shall be as
specified in the Discount Confirmation to this Service Agreement. Provisions governing such
negotiated rate and term shall be as specified on an appropriate Statement of Negotiated
Rates filed, with the consent of Customer, as part of Pipeline's Tariff. It is further
agreed that Pipeline may seek authorization from the Commission and/or other appropriate body
at any time and from time to time to change any rates, charges or other provisions in the
applicable Rate Schedule and General Terms and Conditions of Pipeline's Tariff, and Pipeline
shall have the right to place such changes in effect in accordance with the Natural Gas Act.
Nothing contained herein shall be construed to deny Customer any rights it may have under the
Natural Gas Act, including the right to participate fully in rate or other proceedings by
intervention or otherwise to contest increased rates in whole or in part.
5. Unless otherwise required in the Tariff, all notices shall be in writing and shall be
considered duly delivered when mailed to the applicable address below or transmitted via
facsimile. Customer or Pipeline may change the addresses or other information below by
written notice to the other without the necessity of amending this Service Agreement: