Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP

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Effective Date: 06/01/2003, Docket: RP03-392-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 26 First Revised Sheet No. 26 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 26









4.2 LNG Discharging Nominations (Continued)


(b) Contents of Nominations. Any monthly nomination submitted by Buyer to Operator

for the receipt, storage and vaporization of LNG pursuant to this Rate Schedule

shall consist of the information specified below. By submitting such

nomination, Buyer warrants that it has obtained all necessary regulatory

approvals to discharge LNG at the Cove Point terminal.


(i) Name of LNG tanker(s) scheduled;

(ii) Name of loading port(s) and departure date(s) of LNG tanker(s);

(iii) Arrival date(s) of LNG tanker(s) at Cove Point;

(iv) Quantity of LNG to be discharged;

(v) Molecular composition and Heating Value of LNG;

(vi) Estimated saturated pressure and temperature of LNG to be discharged;


(vii) Estimated schedule of the disposition of Buyer's discharged LNG,

including Boil-Off, less Operator's Retainage quantities, specifying

quantities, dates and delivery points in conformance with the

provisions of this Rate Schedule, Buyer's Service Agreement and the



(c) Methods of Communication. Any nomination as prescribed above may be submitted

to Operator via e-mail, Operator's electronic bulletin board ("EBB"), facsimile

transmission or any other method of communication, as mutually agreed between

Buyer and Operator, to the person(s) designated to receive such correspondence

as set forth in the Service Agreement.


(d) Additional Information Requirements. Buyer shall comply with requests of

Operator for additional information which Operator deems necessary in the

performance of service hereunder or needed to comply with the valid reporting or

other requirements of the Commission or other regulatory agencies having

jurisdiction hereunder. For purposes of such requests, any information which

Buyer designates confidential or proprietary shall be treated as such by

Operator, unless disclosure is required by applicable law or regulation.


(e) Changes to Nominations. Buyer shall inform Operator as soon as reasonably

practicable, of any circumstance that may result in the arrival at Cove Point or

discharging of an LNG tanker(s) on a date(s) other than the date(s) set forth in

the then current Preliminary Annual Discharge Schedule, Forward Schedule and/or

Monthly Discharge Schedule. In the event of such a circumstance, both Buyer and

Operator shall use reasonable efforts to minimize any adverse effects on other

Buyers or Operator arising or likely to arise from such circumstance. Buyer

shall renominate and Operator shall confirm, the changes to the Monthly

Discharge Schedule within 24 hours of submission.


(f) Changes to Molecular Composition and Heating Value of the LNG. Buyer shall

inform Operator as soon as reasonably practicable of any changes to the

molecular composition and heating value of the LNG from the information provided

by Buyer in its nomination pursuant to Section 4.2(b)(v). If such change

results in LNG that does not conform to the specifications in Section 8(h) of

the General Terms and Conditions, acceptance of the change will be subject to

the provisions of Section 5.5.