Cove Point LNG Limited Partnership
Second Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 06/01/2003, Docket: CP01- 76-003, Status: Effective
First Revised Sheet No. 150 First Revised Sheet No. 150 : Effective
Superseding: Original Sheet No. 150
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
20. CONSTRUCTION OF FACILITIES
(a) Arrangement for Construction of Receipt and Delivery Facilities. Subject to
conditions specified in this Section 20, Operator will construct or provide facilities
necessary for the receipt and delivery of Natural Gas or LNG into its system if
Operator determines (i) that no undue burden will thereby be placed upon Operator, and
(ii) that no impairment of Operator's ability to render adequate service to its
customers will result therefrom; and provided that Operator first is able to obtain
all necessary governmental and other authorizations.
(b) Method of Payment. In the event Operator constructs facilities at the request of
Buyer, Buyer shall pay Operator for the costs of such facilities in a manner agreed to
in writing by Buyer and Operator in advance of construction of any such facilities.
Such methods of payment may include, but shall not be limited to, a lump sum payment
covering all the costs of such facilities, including income tax gross-up and
applicable operation and maintenance.
(c) Construction of Other Facilities. Operator in its sole discretion may construct other
facilities in accordance with the regulations of the Commission.
21. SCHEDULES AND CONTRACTS SUBJECT TO REGULATION AND REVISION
(a) Subject to Regulation. This Tariff, including the Rate Schedules, the General Terms
and Conditions, and the respective obligations of the parties under the Service
Agreements and assignment Agreements, is subject to all valid laws, orders, rules, and
regulations of duly constituted authorities having jurisdiction.
(b) Subject to Revision. Unless otherwise specified in the Service Agreement, Operator
reserves the right from time to time to unilaterally file and to make effective
revisions in the terms or rate levels (to the extent they are stated rates on file
with the Commission and not negotiated based upon market conditions) of its Rate
Schedules and the applicability thereof, the General Terms and Conditions or any other
provisions of Operator's Tariff, subject to the applicable provisions of the Natural
Gas Act and the Commission's Regulations thereunder.