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. 303 Original Sheet No. 303 : Pending





capacity reserved under Section 5.1(c)(11) of these General Terms and

Conditions. Natural is not obligated to post other types of firm capacity.

The capacity which must be posted hereunder is Posted Capacity as

referenced in Section 5.1(c)(1), except as provided in Section 5.1(e)(8).


(2) In addition to the firm capacity which must be

posted under Section 5.1(e)(1), Natural will also post the availability

of firm backhaul capacity prior to awarding such capacity except through

the exercise of Extension Rights. Natural will post a statement that

firm backhaul capacity is available and will specify the portion of

Natural's system on which such capacity is available. Because the

extent of backhaul capacity is contingent on the specific path, Natural

is not obligated to post a specific volume or term with respect to the

firm backhaul available. Natural will award firm backhaul capacity

consistent with Section 5.1(c)(3).


(3) The posting as to any firm capacity in Section

5.1(e)(1) must be made no later than fifteen (15) months prior to the

date on which that firm capacity will become available and shall be

updated daily to reflect changes; provided, however, that Natural shall

post the availability of firm capacity prior to providing any existing

or potential Shipper with information on the availability of such

capacity. The posting shall not include firm capacity which remains

subject to tariff rollover rights, contractual rollover rights, or the

right of first refusal.


(4) The posting pursuant to Section 5.1(e)(1) will

contain at a minimum the following information:


(i) The date on which the firm capacity will

first become available;


(ii) The amount in MDQs of firm capacity becoming



(iii) The type of firm service(s) which will become

available; and


(iv) For transmission service, the pipeline

segments and the receipt and delivery points at which firm capacity is

becoming available and the related MDQs.


(5) Once posting occurs, the posting will continue

until the firm capacity is awarded (if a portion of the firm capacity is

awarded, the posting will be revised to reflect the remaining available

firm capacity) or is no longer available.