Petal Gas Storage Company
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 10/01/2002, Docket: RP02-435-000, Status: Pending
Third Revised Sheet No. 104 Third Revised Sheet No. 104 : Pending
Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 104
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (Continued)
3. REQUEST FOR SERVICE
3.1 Open season.
(a) Notice of open season. At the expiration of any long-term FSS
or FTS Agreement with a Customer desiring to exercise its rights
pursuant to Section 10 of the FSS or FTS Rate Schedule, Petal
shall post notice of the open season on its Internet website, at
least ten (10) days prior to commencement of the open season.
Such notice shall set forth when the open season begins and
ends, where interested parties may submit requests for firm and
interruptible service, the minimum rates Petal will accept for
the available capacity, and how interested parties may obtain
forms for requesting service and additional details about the
mechanics of the open season.
(b) Duration. The open season shall commence at the time and day
specified and for the term indicated in the notice of open season.
During this time Petal will accept requests for the expiring firm
capacity in its storage or transportation facilities.
(c) Execution of agreements. Customers allocated storage or
transportation capacity in an open season shall be required to
execute service agreements for firm service no later than 30
consecutive days following the close of the open season or
forfeit the capacity that has been allocated to them.
3.2 Requests. Any potential Customer wishing to obtain capacity from Petal
under Rate Schedules FSS, ISS, FTS, or ITS after an open season, shall
submit in writing to Petal a request for service setting forth all
relevant information called for in the applicable FSS, ISS, FTS, or ITS
Form of Service Agreement. Such request may be delivered in person or
submitted by United States mail, overnight courier service, or facsimile
transmission (fax). Petal shall evaluate and respond to Customer's
request within five Business Days of its receipt. If Petal and Customer
mutually agree to the rates Customer will pay for service, Petal shall,
subject to execution of a service agreement, endeavor to provide service
within the time specified in the written request. Customer's request for
service shall be considered complete only if the information specified in
Sections 3.5 and 3.6 is provided in writing.