Midwestern Gas Transmission Company
Third Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 03/01/2006, Docket: RP06-182-000, Status: Effective
Seventh Revised Sheet No. 202 Seventh Revised Sheet No. 202 : Effective
Superseding: Substitute Sixth Revised Sheet No. 202
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Except where the context expressly states another meaning, the following terms when
used in this Tariff and in any service agreement incorporating this Tariff, shall be
construed to have the following meanings:
o The term "Balanced Point" shall mean a nominatable non-physical point on
Company's system that facilitates the aggregation of quantities of gas to be
delivered at a Variable Load Point with quantities of gas to be delivered at
certain agreed upon physical interconnections under Rate Schedule TPB. Any
operational imbalance is recognized at the Balanced Point.
o The term "Balancing Party" shall mean any person that has entered into an
Operational Balancing Agreement with Company.
o The term "Balancing Provider" is a party performing a third-party balancing
service pursuant to Rate Schedule TPB.
o The term "Bidder" shall mean any Person that submits a Bid for released
transportation capacity pursuant to the terms of Section 21 of Company's General
Terms and Conditions.
o The term "Billing Commencement Date" shall mean the date when a Shipper's service
and payment obligation commences. The Billing Commencement Date for any Shipper
receiving transportation as a result of placing into service the construction of
new facilities shall occur when Company informs such Shipper by at least one
day's notice that there is capability, to receive gas at Shipper's Receipt Point
and to make related deliveries of gas at Shipper's Delivery Point, all in
accordance with the provisions of Shipper's transportation agreement.
o The term "British thermal unit" or "Btu" shall mean the amount of heat required
to raise the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit at a
standard pressure of 14.73 dry psia at 60 degrees Fahrenheit.
o The term "Business Day" shall mean Monday through Friday, excluding Federal
Banking Holidays for transactions in the United States, and similar holidays for
transactions occurring in Canada and Mexico.
o The term "Buyers" shall mean, at any time, the Persons which have entered into
certain Agreements for services with Company which are then in effect; and the
term "Buyer" shall mean one of such Persons.
o The terms "Central Clock Time" and "CCT" shall mean Central Daylight Time when
daylight savings time is in effect and Central Standard Time when daylight
savings time is not in effect.
o The term "Company" shall mean Midwestern Gas Transmission Company, a "Service
Provider" pursuant to NAESB WGQ Standards.
o The term "Critical System Wide Notices" shall mean information concerning
Company's facilities that affects scheduling or adversely affects scheduled gas
o The term "Cubic Foot" shall mean the quantity of gas that occupies one cubic foot
when such gas is at a temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit, and at a pressure of
14.73 pounds per square inch absolute (psia).