Natural Gas Pipeline Company Of America

Seventh Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 04/18/2008, Docket: RP08-319-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 78 Original Sheet No. 78 : Pending





6.2 The charges identified in items (a)-(d) of Section 6.1

shall be assessed as follows:


(a) (1) The maximum Reservation Charge for service under

this Rate Schedule FTS shall be the applicable maximum unit

Reservation Rate(s) set out in this Tariff multiplied by Shipper's

MDQ. The Reservation Charge payable by any Shipper shall be the

maximum Reservation Charge unless a lower Reservation Charge is

specified in the FTS Agreement or a separate discount agreement or is

assessed pursuant to Section 6.8 hereof, which lower charge must be

consistent with the minimum Reservation Rate(s) specified in this

Tariff. By mutual agreement between Natural and Shipper which is

consistent with the pro forma Agreement set out in this Tariff,

discounts may be limited to specific volumes. Shipper shall be

obligated to pay the Reservation Charge hereunder beginning as of the

date FTS service commences. FTS service shall be deemed to commence

on the later of the date specified in the FTS Agreement or the date

Natural is able to render firm service hereunder to Shipper.


(2) For Shippers electing the LN option, the

applicable maximum Reservation Rate shall be increased by the LN

Surcharge as set out in this Tariff.


(3) For Shippers electing the SW option, the

applicable maximum Reservation Rate shall be determined in accordance

with the following formula:








RR = applicable maximum Reservation Rate


PPR = the applicable maximum Reservation Rate for the weighted

average of all primary paths under the Agreement


HRR = the highest maximum Reservation Rate which could apply to

any haul on Natural's system under Natural's effective

rate matrix


If applicable, the LN Surcharge shall be added to the rate so