Valero Interstate Transmission Company
First Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 11/01/1991, Docket: GT91- 42-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 52 Original Sheet No. 52 : Superseded
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
For the purposes of this tariff, unless the context hereof specifies
otherwise, the following words and/or terms are defined:
a. The term "day" shall mean a period of twenty-four (24) consecutive
hours beginning and ending at 7:00 a.m., Central Standard Time.
b. The term "month" shall mean a period of time beginning at 7:00
a.m., Central Standard Time, on the first day of a calendar month
and ending at 7:00 a.m., Central Standard Time, on the first day
of the next succeeding calendar month.
c. The term "contract year" shall mean a period of twelve (12) con-
secutive months beginning at 7:00 a.m., Central Standard Time, on
the first day of the month following the date of initial receipt
and delivery and ending at 7:00 a.m., Central Standard Time, on
the first day of such month of the next succeeding calendar year
throughout the term of this agreement, except that the first
contract year shall also include the partial month commencing
with the date of initial receipt and redelivery of gas hereunder.
d. The term "Mcf" shall mean one thousand (1,000) cubic feet of gas.
e. The term "MMBtu" shall mean one million British thermal units.
f. The term "psia" shall mean pounds per square inch absolute.
g. The ten "psig" shall mean pounds per square inch gauge.
h. The term "Total Heating Value" shall mean the number of British
Thermal Units evolved by the complete combustion with air, at
constant pressure, of one (1) cubic foot of gas saturated with
water vapor, under a pressure of 14.65 psia and at a temperature
of 60 degrees Fahrenheit and when the products of combustion are
cooled to the initial temperature of the gas and air and the water
formed by combustion is condensed to the liquid state.
i. The term "MAXDTQ" shall mean Maximum Daily Transportation Quantity.