Viking Gas Transmission Company

First Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 08/01/2009, Docket: RP09-807-000, Status: Effective

Fourth Revised Sheet No. 31 Fourth Revised Sheet No. 31

Superseding: Third Revised Sheet No. 31








(a) Company shall provide a monthly balancing service to any person (herein referred

to as "Balancing Party") who has executed an Operational Balancing Agreement

("OBA") in the form set forth on Company's Web Site (

under Customer Activities. An OBA will be available to:


(i) the Balancing Party at a receipt point(s) on Company's system;


(ii) the Balancing Party at a delivery point(s) on Company's system;


(iii) a pipeline whose facilities interconnect with Company's system; provided,

however, that this Rate Schedule shall not be applicable to a pipeline who

entered into an OBA with Company prior to November 1, 1993 for so long as

such agreement is in effect.


(iv) a market aggregator who has obtained agency agreements from delivery point

Balancing Party that impose responsibility on aggregator for all scheduling

and balancing at stated delivery points and that provide authority and

ability to aggregator to change physical flows at stated delivery points

upon notice from the pipeline to the aggregator.


(b) Subject to Section 6 of this Rate Schedule, Company shall provide a Daily Demand

Service with respect to swings in excess of the 5 percent daily variance described

in Section 4 of this Rate Schedule to Shippers which operate delivery point(s) and

have executed an OBA specifying a daily demand quantity (DDQ) for swing service at

specified delivery points, provided that the DDQ requested by a Shipper may not

exceed the lesser of (a) 10,000 Dth, or (b) 100 percent of the Maximum Daily

Quantity provided at each delivery point under a Shipper's Firm Transportation