Energy West Development, Inc.
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Effective Date: 06/11/2010, Docket: RP10-732-000, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 73 Second Revised Sheet No. 73
Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 73
General Terms and Conditions
33. CONSTRUCTION OF LATERALS
Transporter may waive from time to time, at its discretion, all or a portion of the
facility cost reimbursement requirement set forth in Section 3.3 of Rate Schedules FT and
IT if Shipper provides Transporter adequate assurance of Transportation revenue to make
construction of the facilities economical to Transporter and if Shipper meets industry
standard creditworthiness requirements. All requests for waiver shall be handled by
Transporter in a manner which is not unduly discriminatory.
34. OPERATIONAL FLOW ORDERS
34.1 General. For purposes of this Section 34, the term “Shipper” shall also include
any customer receiving service under any Rate Schedule contained in this Tariff.
Transporter, in its discretion, shall have the right to issue OFOs when in its judgment
it is necessary to maintain or restore the operational integrity of Transporter’s system.
Transporter will not be required to issue an OFO:
(a) to deliver Gas to any Shipper that has not tendered Equivalent Quantities of Gas to
Transporter’s system; or
(b) to any other pipeline in order to obtain access to quantities of Gas, except to the
extent that such quantities of Gas are being transported by such pipeline for the
account of a Shipper or Transporter; or
(c) to be a supplier of last resort for any Shipper that has insufficient Gas supply.
Transporter shall not be required to respond to any OFO that it receives from another
interstate pipeline that is not currently providing equivalent quantities and pressures
of Gas to Transporter, unless Transporter is a shipper on that pipeline.
34.2 Forms of OFOs. An OFO may:
(a) direct any Shipper to increase quantities tendered or taken, or increase pressures
at a Receipt Point, in accordance with Section 34.4 of the General Terms and
Conditions of this Tariff; or
(b) utilize such services as may be available under an OFO performance contract in
accordance with Sections 34.5 and 34.6 of the General Terms and Conditions of this
(c) implement verbal arrangements with other transporters; or
(d) enable Transporter to take or require any other actions as may be deemed necessary
by Transporter in its judgment in order to maintain the operational integrity of
Transporter’s Pipeline System.
34.3 OFO Operational Conditions. OFOs may be issued in any of the following circumstances:
(a) to alleviate conditions that threaten the operational integrity of Transporter’s
Pipeline System; or
(b) to maintain minimum necessary pressures for pipeline operations; or
(c) to ensure adequate Gas supplies in Transporter’s system to inject Gas into
the mainline or to provide line pack; or