Western Gas Interstate Company

Third Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 06/01/1993, Docket: RS92- 53-003, Status: Effective

Revised Original Sheet No. 221 Revised Original Sheet No. 221 : Superseded






2.1 NFT service is a companion service to Firm Transportation

service under Rate Schedule FT-N. NFT service is a

delivery-point service providing no-notice firm delivery

of natural gas above or below the Shipper's scheduled

amount under its corresponding Firm Transportation

Service Agreement up to the Shipper's MDTQ without

incurring daily scheduling charges, balancing or

imbalance penalties.


(a) This Rate Schedule shall apply to the

transportation of natural gas by Western on a firm

basis pursuant to an FT-N Agreement executed by

Western and Shipper providing for firm

transportation service up to a Maximum Annual

Transportation Quantity ("MATQ") and a Maximum

Daily Transportation Quantity ("MDTQ").


(b) NFT applies to the daily volume variance between (i) the

amount scheduled at the delivery point, and (ii) the

amount actually taken by Shipper at the delivery point.

Under no circumstances does NFT obligate Western to

provide, or allow the Shipper to take, other than where

overrun has been authorized, volume in excess of its



(c) The Shipper is responsible for scheduling its

anticipated throughput receipts and deliveries.


(d) The upper daily delivery point limit for this NFT

service is the lessor of (i) the scheduled firm

transportation volume plus the NFT contract

quantity, plus authorized overrun, or (ii) the firm

MDTQ plus authorized overrun. The lower daily

delivery point limit for this no-notice service is

the greater of (i) the scheduled firm

transportation volume plus authorized overrun,

minus the NFT contract quantity, or (ii) zero.


(e) All delivered volumes above or below the scheduled firm

deliveries will be assessed either (i) the NFT commodity

charge where NFT has been contracted, or (ii) the Daily

Scheduling and Balancing Charges, as applicable, for

volumes delivered but not covered by NFT, plus any other

applicable charges.