Centerpoint Energy Gas Transmission Company
Sixth Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 08/26/2009, Docket: RP09-843-000, Status: Effective
Sixth Revised Sheet No. 307 Sixth Revised Sheet No. 307
Superseding: Fifth Revised Sheet No. 307
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. DEFINITIONS AND INTERPRETIVE MATTERS:
1.1 Definitions. The following terms when used with initial capital
letters in this Tariff or in any Service Agreement shall, unless
the context otherwise specifically requires, have the meaning
ascribed to each as follows:
Accelerated Consumption Election or "ACE" shall mean the minimum
number of hours over which a Shipper under Rate Schedule EFT can
request that its daily deliveries at a point up to its MDO at such
point, be tendered by Transporter under Shipper's Rate Schedule
EFT Service Agreement.
Accrual Period. See Section 5.7.
Additional Individual Receipt Points. See Section 5.1.
Advance Delivery. See Section 2.2(a) of Rate Schedule SBS.
Advance Receipt. See Section 2.2(b) of Rate Schedule SBS.
Aggregation Point, or AP, shall mean a Shipper's aggregation of
Gas quantities from certain Perryville Hub Receipt Points
specified in Section 2.3(b) of Rate Schedule PHS.
Aggregation Quantity, or AQ, shall mean the maximum quantity of
Gas, exclusive of Fuel Use and LUFG, that Transporter, subject to
the provisions of this Tariff, shall be obligated to receive if
tendered from a Shipper, on any given Day from such Shippers'
Aggregation Point on a firm basis.
Alternate Fuel Retentions shall mean, individually or
collectively, as applicable, Line CP Fuel Use, Line CP LUFG, Line
J Backhaul Use, Line J Backhaul LUFG, Sligo Lease Fuel Use, Sligo
Lease LUFG, or such other alternate fuel and/or LUFG retentions as
may be provided for under this Tariff.
Base Period. See Section 27.2
British Thermal Unit or Btu shall mean the amount of heat required
to raise the temperature of one avoirdupois pound of pure water
from 58.5 degrees Fahrenheit to 59.5 degrees Fahrenheit at a
constant pressure of 14.73 pounds per square inch absolute (psia).