Elba Express Company, L.L.C.

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Effective Date: 03/01/2010, Docket: RP10-342-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 105 Original Sheet No. 105

 

32. ELECTRIC POWER COSTS ADJUSTMENT ('EPCA') PROVISION

 

32.1 General: This section sets forth the procedures pursuant to which COMPANY will collect from

SHIPPERS amounts paid by COMPANY for the electric power costs used by COMPANY'S electric

powered compressor stations, if and when COMPANY uses electric powered compressor stations.

 

32.2 Conditions:

 

(a) The transmission electric power cost rates set forth in COMPANY'S FERC Gas Tariff may

be increased to reflect a net positive change in Transmission Electric power rates

and/or usage and shall be decreased to reflect a net negative change in transmission

electric power rates and/or usage.

 

(b) COMPANY shall make an annual filing pursuant to Section 4 of the NGA with the FERC to

reflect net changes in the Transmission Electric Power rates. COMPANY shall endeavor

to make such filings contemporaneously with annual filings for fuel retention under

Section 25 of the GT&C.

 

32.3 Definitions:

 

(a) Electric Power Annual Period - The annual period beginning on the initial in-service

date of the EEC Pipeline and each annual period thereafter.

 

(b) Actual Electric Power Costs - The cost incurred by COMPANY for electric power used at

COMPANY'S electric powered compressor station(s). The recorded Actual Electric Power

Costs shall include all charges from a past Electric Power Annual Period attributable

to any period encompassed by the effectiveness of this section including all refunds,

surcharges, billing adjustments and interest, positive or negative.

 

(c) Estimated Electric Power Costs - The projected Actual Electric Power Costs for a

future Electric Power Annual Period.

 

(d) Estimated Electric Power Use - The projected annual use (including imputed use for

appropriate interruptible transportation services) attributable to services to which

COMPANY allocates or assigns electric power costs.

 

(e) Estimated Contract Deliveries - The projected volumes through all electrically-powered

compressor stations for the future Electric Power Annual Period.

 

(f) Deferral Period - The period of 12 months (except for the initial deferral period

which shall be the number of months required for Company to make such filing

contemporaneously with the annual filing for fuel retention under Section 25 of these

General Terms and Conditions) ending three months prior to the effective date of a

change in rates filed pursuant to this Section 32.