Gulf States Transmission Corporation
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 10/01/2001, Docket: RP00-405-001, Status: Effective
Fourth Revised Sheet No. 8 Fourth Revised Sheet No. 8 : Effective
Superseding: Third Revised Sheet No. 8
RATE SCHEDULE FT
Firm Transportation Service (Continued)
2.3 Transportation service provided under this Rate Schedule shall be on
a firm basis and shall not be subject to curtailment or interruption,
except as provided, however, Transporter's obligation to receive and
transport gas hereunder on any day shall be subject to Shipper's or
Shipper's transporter's ability to receive gas at the Point(s) of
Delivery on such day.
2.4 Service under this Rate Schedule shall consist of: (i) the receipt of
gas on behalf of Shipper at the Point(s) of Receipt specified in the
executed Service Agreement; (ii) the transportation of gas through
Transporter's pipeline; and (iii) the delivery of equivalent quantities
of natural gas by Transporter to Shipper, or for Shipper's account, at
the Point(s) of Delivery.
2.5 The transportation service provided under this rate schedule may be
released on a permanent or temporary basis according to the terms of
Section 23 of the General Terms and Conditions of this Tariff.
3. RATES AND CHARGES
3.1 For transportation service rendered to Shipper each month under this
Rate Schedule, Shipper shall pay to Transporter, in addition to the
usage charge for each Dekatherm of gas actually transported each month,
the applicable FT reservation fee multiplied by Shipper's
Transportation Demand as specified in each Shipper's Transportation
3.2 The maximum and minimum unit rates for firm transportation service are
shown on the effective Sheet No. 5 of Volume No. 1 of this Tariff.
Shipper shall pay the maximum rates for service under the Rate Schedule
unless Transporter, in its sole judgment, offers to discount its rate to
Shipper under this Rate Schedule. The rate for service under this Rate
Schedule shall not be discounted below the minimum rate, it being
understood that each Shipper shall pay the maximum rate unless such rate
is discounted to such specific customer.
3.3 Transporter will not charge a total rate, including the reservation fee,
which exceeds the maximum volumetric rate.
3.4 In addition to the charges specified above, Shipper agrees to pay
Transporter an overrun charge equal to Transporter's maximum
interruptible transportation rate under Rate Schedule IT, for any
Overrun Gas received, transported or delivered by Transporter, for
Shipper or for the account of Shipper on any day.