Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 06/13/2008, Docket: RP08-376-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 49 Original Sheet No. 49 TRANSPORTATION GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (Continued)1. DEFINITIONS 1. Agent - Any party Shipper may contract with, subject to approval byTransporter of such contract which may not be unreasonably withheld, forpurposes of administering Shipper's Service Agreement with MIGC. An Agent hasonly those rights designated in writing by such Shipper to MIGC. 2. "Bumping" or "Bump" shall mean the reduction of a previouslyscheduled and Confirmed Transportation Quantity to permit MIGC to schedule andconfirm a firm Transportation Nomination which has a higher priority and whichwas submitted as an Intra-day Nomination. Bumping that affects transactions onmultiple Transportation Service Providers' systems should occur at grid-widesynchronization times (9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. only, per Standards BoardStandards 1.3.39). MIGC shall provide direct notice of bumping, and of anyapplicable penalties which will apply to the interruptible shipper, by fax orEDI in advance of such bumping. 3. British Thermal Unit ("Btu") - The reporting basis for Btu isstandardized as 14.73 dry psia and 60 degrees Fahrenheit (101.325 kPa and 15degrees C. and dry). Standardize the reporting basis for gigacalorie as1.035646 Kg/(cm squared) and 15.6 degrees C. and dry. One (1) Btu shall meanone British Thermal Unit and is defined as the amount of heat required to raisethe temperature of one (1) pound of water from fifty-nine degrees Fahrenheit(59 degrees F)to sixty degrees Fahrenheit (60 degrees F) at a constant pressureof fourteen and seventy-three hundredths pounds per square inch absolute(14.73 psia). Total Btu's shall be determined by multiplying the total volumeof natural gas delivered times the gas heating value expressed in Btu's percubic foot of gas adjusted on a dry basis. 4. Business Day - Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00p.m., Central Clock Time (8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Clock Time), excludingFederal Banking Holidays. 5. Confirmation - shall mean the verification of the ConfirmedQuantity by the Confirming Parties. The Explicit Confirmation process requiresthat the Confirming Party respond to a request for confirmation or initiate anunsolicited confirmation response. Absent mutual agreement to the contrary,Explicit Confirmation is the default methodology (Standards Board Standard1.3.40).