MarkWest Pioneer, L.L.C.

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Effective Date: 04/01/2009, Docket: RP09-321-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 83 Original Sheet No. 83





22.2.11. The minimum rate, including the tariff reservation rate and all

demand surcharges as a total number or as stated separately,

expressed in dollars and cents or percentage of maximum Tariff rate,

term, and quantity of capacity Releasing Shipper will accept, if

any, and whether bids using a volumetric rate for the collection of

Reservation Charges will be accepted and whether Releasing Shipper

requires a volumetric commitment. The maximum volumetric rate that

may be bid for any release of more than one year shall not exceed

the one hundred percent (100%) load factor equivalent of the maximum

rate, unless the Commission by rule or order allows a higher rate,

which reservation rate equals the AOS rate for the applicable

service being released as set forth on the effective rate tariff

sheets. No rate limitation applies to the release of capacity for a

period of one year or less and all such releases must comply with

the posting and bidding requirements set forth in this Section 22.

Transporter shall support volumetric releases with volumetric

commitments by fully accounting for volumetric and reservation

components, consistent with the rules and regulations enunciated by

the Commission. The maximum reservation rate that may be bid shall

not exceed the maximum rate for the applicable service being

released as set forth on the applicable currently effective tariff



22.2.12. Releasing Shipper shall post the Shipper Notice on Transporter’s

Website. Offers should be binding until written or electronic

notice of withdrawal is received by Transporter. The releasing

party has the right to withdraw its offer during the bid period,

where unanticipated circumstances justify and no minimum bid has

been made.


22.2.13. When a Releasing Shipper presents a PRS that is on the approved

bidders list, such Replacement Shipper initiates confirmations of

prearranged deals electronically as a prerequisite to the awarding

of the Shipper Notice.