TransColorado Gas Transmission Company
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 12/05/1996, Docket: CP90-1777-009, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 32 Original Sheet No. 32 : Superseded
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
and extreme cold or freezing weather; necessity for compliance
with any court order, law, regulation or ordinance promulgated by
any governmental authority having jurisdiction, either federal,
state or local, civil or military; acts of a public enemy; wars
and civil disturbances; strikes, lockouts or other industrial
disturbances; shutdowns for purposes of necessary repairs,
relocations, or construction of facilities, breakage or accident
to machinery or lines of pipe; the necessity for testing (as
required by governmental authority or as deemed necessary for safe
operation by the testing party); inability of either party to
obtain necessary materials supplies, permits, or labor to perform
or comply with any obligation or condition of this tariff;
inability to obtain rights of way; and any other causes that are
not reasonably in the control of the party claiming suspension.
1.20 "Gas" means combustible hydrocarbon gas.
1.21 "Gross heating value" means the number of British thermal units
produced by the combustion at a constant pressure, of the amount
of gas that would occupy a volume of one cubic foot at a
temperature of 60ø Fahrenheit on a water-free basis and under a
pressure equivalent to that of 30.0 inches of mercury at 32ø
Fahrenheit and under standard gravitational force (acceleration of
980.665 cm/sec2) with air of the same temperature and pressure as
the gas, when the products of combustion are cooled to the initial
temperature of gas and air and when the water vapor formed by
combustion is condensed to the liquid state.
1.22 "Inert substances" means non-combustible substances contained in
the gas, including but not limited to helium, carbon dioxide and
1.23 "Interruption" means reducing, suspending or discontinuing either
the receipt or delivery of gas.
1.24 "Mcf" means l,000 cubic feet of gas. "MMcf" means 1,000,000 cubic
feet of gas.
1.25 "Month" means the period beginning at 7:00 a.m. on the last day of
any calendar month and ending at the same hour on the last day of
the succeeding calendar month.