Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC
Fifth Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 11/30/2009, Docket: RP10-77-000, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 501 Second Revised Sheet No. 501
Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 501
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The following terms and abbreviations, when used herein or in any agreement
incorporating these General Terms and Conditions, are intended and used and
shall be construed to have meanings as follows:
Algonquin. The term "Algonquin" refers to Algonquin Gas Transmission,
LLC in its role as a provider of transportation services.
Backhaul. The term "Backhaul" shall mean movement of gas from a Point
of Receipt to a Point of Delivery such that the contractual direction
of movement on the mainline is at all times and at all points along the
path in a direction opposite to the actual flow of gas in the pipeline.
Base Flow Path. The term "Base Flow Path" shall mean the path
determined by the assumed gas flow from the Primary Point of Receipt to
the Primary Point of Delivery as such points are specified in the
service agreement under a firm transportation rate schedule executed by
Algonquin and Customer.
Btu. The term "Btu" or "British thermal unit" shall mean the amount of
heat required to raise the temperature of one avoirdupois pound of pure
water from 58.5º Fahrenheit to 59.5º Fahrenheit at a constant pressure
of 14.73 dry psia.
Business Day. The term "Business Day" shall mean Monday through Friday
excluding Federal Banking Holidays for transactions in the U.S. and
similar holidays for transactions occurring in Canada and Mexico.
Cash-out Party. The term "Cash-out Party" shall mean any Customer or
other contractually liable entity who has an imbalance under any
agreement with Algonquin, which imbalance will be resolved in
accordance with Section 25 of the General Terms and Conditions.
Commission or FERC. The term "Commission" or "FERC" shall mean the
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission or its predecessor agency, the
Federal Power Commission, or any successor agency.
Company Use Gas. The term "Company Use Gas" shall mean the amount of
gas used for fuel, including compressor and heater fuel; gas used for
maintenance; line pack, gas lost as a result of force majeure events,
the ownership of which cannot be reasonably identified; and unaccounted
Contract Year. The term "Contract Year" shall mean a period of one
year commencing each November 1.
CT. The term "CT" or "CCT" shall mean Central Clock Time, which
includes the recognition of Daylight Savings Time, whereas "CST" shall
mean Central Standard Time.