National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation
Fourth Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 09/30/2006, Docket: RP06-291-000, Status: Effective
First Revised Sheet No. 453 First Revised Sheet No. 453 : Effective
Superseding: Original Sheet No. 453
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
26. PROCEDURES FOR ALLOCATING FIRM CAPACITY (Cont'd.)
26.6 If Transporter receives a request for firm service (other than a
backhaul service) that requires capacity that exists on
Transporter's system, but has not been disclosed to shippers
pursuant to Section 9 of these General Terms and Conditions,
Transporter shall solicit service requests for such capacity, and
shall allocate such capacity in accordance with this Section 26.
In such case, the request for capacity that had not been
disclosed shall be considered to have been received in response
to the posting and during the posting period.
26.7 Any shipper submitting a request in response to a posting
pursuant to this Section 26 may later amend its bid prior to the
conclusion of the posting period.
26.8 Notwithstanding the above, Transporter shall not be obligated to
accept any bid or execute a service agreement or precedent
agreement at a rate less than the maximum rate allowable under
the applicable rate schedule. Transporter's posting may specify
a minimum rate and the latest commencement date that Transporter
will accept for service requiring the capacity described in its
26.9 In the case of a posting of capacity to be made available as the
result of the construction or acquisition of new facilities,
Transporter's posting may specify a minimum term of service that
must be requested by Shippers bidding on the capacity.
26.10 If capacity posted hereunder is contracted by a shipper, either
in response to the posting or outside of an established posting
period pursuant to Subsection 26.5 hereof, for a primary term of
less than twelve (12) months, Transporter shall not be obligated
to post such capacity upon expiration of such contract pursuant
to this Section 26, but may process request for firm service
utilizing such capacity on a first-come first-served basis,
subject to Subsection 26.6 hereof.