Williston Basin Interstate Pipeline Co.

Second Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/2010, Docket: RP10-1227-000, Status: Effective

Fifth Revised Sheet No. 258 Fifth Revised Sheet No. 258

Superseding: Fourth Revised Sheet No. 258




17. FIRM CAPACITY RELEASE MECHANISM (Continued) Temporary releases of firm capacity for thirty-

one (31) days or less exempt from bidding as specified in

Subsection may not be rolled over, extended or in

any way continued to the same replacement shipper until

twenty-eight (28) days after the first release period has

ended. The twenty-eight (28) day limitation does not apply

to any re-releases to the same replacement shipper that are

posted for bidding or releases to an asset manager to

implement an AMA or to releases to a marketer participating

in a State-regulated Retail Access Program.


17.6 If a Replacement Shipper lacks sufficient storage and/or the

necessary alternate gas supplies to comply with the terms of service

applicable to Rate Schedule FTN-1, the Shipper with a Service Agreement

under Rate Schedule FTN-1 who desires to release all or a portion of its

no-notice firm transportation service under one of the options listed in

Subsection 17.5 must also release portions of its associated firm

storage capabilities under Rate Schedule FS-1 and alternate supplies, if

any, as described in Section of Rate Schedule FTN-1 in the same

respective proportions as such Releasing Shipper has designated firm

storage capabilities and alternate supplies to meet its no-notice



17.6.1 Shipper(s) desiring to acquire all or a portion of any

released no-notice firm transportation service must have, or be

able to acquire, the necessary firm transportation capacity along

the requisite contract path and the necessary firm storage

capabilities and/or alternate gas supplies.


17.6.2 Shipper(s) acquiring capacity released under Rate

Schedule FTN-1 shall not be allowed to designate replacement

and/or alternate delivery points as provided in Subsection 12.5 of

these General Terms and Conditions and such no-notice service will

be provided only to the delivery points currently designated by

the Releasing Shipper.