Viking Gas Transmission Company

Original Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/1993, Docket: RS92- 52-001, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 41 Original Sheet No. 41 : Superseded








11. The term "total heating value", when applied to a cubic foot of gas, shall mean the

number of Btu's produced by the complete combustion with air, at constant pressure, of

one anhydrous (dry) cubic foot of gas under a pressure of 14.73 psia and a temperature

of 60 degrees Fahrenheit when the products of combustion are cooled to the initial

temperature of the gas and air, and when the water formed by combustion is condensed to

the liquid state, as determined under Section 1 of Article II.


12. The term "scheduled daily delivery" shall mean the volume of natural gas which during

any one day Shipper has nominated and Transporter has confirmed for delivery.


13. The term "equivalent quantity" unless otherwise stated in the Transportation Agreement

shall mean that during any given period of time the quantities of gas delivered

hereunder at the Point(s) of Delivery shall be the thermal equivalent of the quantities

of gas received at the Point(s) of Receipt for transportation less thermal quantities of

gas for Shipper's system fuel and use requirements and gas lost and unaccounted for

associated with this transportation service.


14. The term "Winter Season" shall refer to the months of November through March.


15. The term "Summer Season" shall refer to the months of April through October.


16. The term "EBB" shall mean Transporter's electronic bulletin board system.


17. The terms "OBA" or "Operational Balancing Agreement" shall mean an operational balancing

agreement in the form set forth in this tariff or an operational balancing agreement

entered into by Viking with the operator of an interconnecting pipeline.


18. The terms "OBA Operator" or "Operator" shall mean persons or entities who have executed

an Operational Balancing Agreement in the form set forth in this Tariff and who satisfy

the requirements of Section 1(a) of Rate Schedule LMS.


19. The term "transportation service" shall include transportation, exchange or backhaul



20. The term "Transportation Agreement" shall mean a transportation service agreement in the

form set forth in this tariff.


21. The term "FERC" shall mean the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or any successors