Centerpoint Energy Gas Transmission Company

Sixth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 05/01/2010, Docket: RP10-567-000, Status: Effective

Third Revised Sheet No. 538 Third Revised Sheet No. 538

Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 538





19. CAPACITY RELEASE (continued)


(d) Any restrictions on shifting assigned existing Primary

Receipt/Delivery Point(s) and quantity limitations, on the

use of Secondary Receipt or Delivery Points, Additional

Individual Receipt Points or Pools; or any requirement that

the replacement Shipper reimburse the releasing Shipper for

any additional or higher reservation or demand charges (plus

all surcharges and fixed costs applicable thereto) assessed

by Transporter for replacement Shipper's utilization of

capacity assigned thereto;


(e) The proposed effective date and term of the release and

assignment (term must be at least one (1) Day but may

commence at any of the effective times for standard

nomination cycles specified in Sections 5.2(a)(i) and

5.5(a)(i) above);


(f) The full legal name and identification number of any pre-

arranged designated replacement Shipper, whether there is an

affiliate relationship between the releasing and replacement

Shipper, and the full terms of such pre-arranged release;


(g) If a pre-arranged release, whether the replacement Shipper

is an asset manager as defined in Section 284.8(h)(3) of the

Commission's regulations or is a marketer participating in a

state regulated retail access program as defined in Section

284.8(h)(4) of the Commission's regulations;


(h) The method to be applied in evaluating bids, allocating

capacity and breaking ties, as described below;


(i) Whether, to what extent, and the conditions (including

limitations on providing recall notification on a non-

Business Day and otherwise on recall notification periods

which may be used by releasing Shipper, other than as set

forth in Section 19.11(g)(ii), and any applicable reput

conditions) pursuant to which capacity will be subject to



(j) Whether bids on a volumetric rate basis (i.e., reservation

or demand charge stated as a unit rate and billed based on

quantities transported) may be submitted, and, if so, the

method for evaluating any such bids, including how to rank

bids if bids are also to be accepted on a demand charge

basis, and any other special conditions;