Dominion Transmission, Inc.

Third Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 09/23/2000, Docket: RP00-555-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 1020 Original Sheet No. 1020 : Effective









interfere with its merchantability or cause injury to

or interfere with proper operation of the facilities,

lines, regulators, meters or other appliances through

which it flows.


E. Bacteria: The gas and any associated liquids shall

not contain any active bacteria or bacterial agent

capable of contributing to or causing operational

problems. Bacteria or bacterial agents include, but

is not limited to, sulfate reducing bacteria (SRB) and

acid producing bacteria (APB). If evidence of

bacteria is discovered, Customer shall, upon

Pipeline's request, test for bacteria or bacterial

agents. Such tests shall be conducted on samples

taken from the meter run or other appurtenant piping

using American Petroleum Institute (API) test method

API-RP38 or any other test method acceptable to

Pipeline which is currently available or may become

available at any time during the term of the Service



2.3 Liquids, Heating Value, Water Vapor. Hydrocarbon and water

vapor content of gas varies throughout segments of

Pipeline's system based on the function of each segment.

The quality of the gas delivered by Customer to Pipeline

must be free of liquids and similar in hydrocarbon and

water vapor content with the gas typically existing in the

segment of Pipeline's pipeline into which Customer makes

delivery, as set forth below:


A. High Pressure Transmission System. Gas received by

Pipeline at Receipt Points in Pipeline's High Pressure

Transmission System:


1. shall be free of water and hydrocarbons in liquid

form at the temperature and pressure at which the

gas is delivered; and shall not contain any

hydrocarbons which might condense to free liquids

in Pipeline's system under normal conditions; and


2. shall have a Total Heating Value which is not

less than 967 Btu per cubic foot, and which does

not exceed 1100 Btu per cubic foot; and