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. 512 Original Sheet No. 512 : Pending






(b) Natural shall provide an aggregate credit to all

Shippers under Rate Schedules DSS and NSS equal to ninety percent

(90%) of any revenue collected under Rate Schedule BESS in excess

of the sum of (i) the non-gas fixed costs allocated to BESS service

in the design of Natural's underlying base storage rates and (ii)

all variable costs reflected in BESS rates. The determination of

any such revenue credit shall be made on an annual basis,

commencing with the period ending November 30, 1994 and annually

thereafter until the Commission allows termination of this

crediting mechanism; provided, however, that Natural shall not be

required to begin applying previously accrued credits to customer

bills until the day after the Commission has issued a final order

in Docket No. RP93-36, it being understood that Natural shall pay

interest at the Commission authorized rate if credits are deferred

as a result of this proviso. Any excess revenue BESS credit shall

be reflected as a credit on the bills of individual Shippers. The

percentage of excess revenues to be allocated to each Shipper will

be determined pursuant to the following ratio: the annual

reservation revenues collected from each Shipper under the Rate

Schedule designated above attributable to storage to the total of

all such revenues collected from all such Shippers and attributable

to storage during the same time period. Any excess revenues so

determined will be passed back to individual Shippers as a credit

against their subsequent transportation or storage billings until

completely refunded. In no event shall a Shipper's Reservation

Charge be reduced below zero.




(a) Except as provided in subsection (d), Natural

shall continue to purchase Coal Gas from Dakota pursuant to the

provisions of the existing contract, or any modified contract

mutually agreed upon by Natural and Dakota (Coal Gas Contract), and

shall recover the attendant costs, including all costs of

transportation to the point(s) of sale in accordance with this



(b) Natural will conduct an auction of the Coal Gas for

each month commencing with December, 1993 for delivery at Harper,

Iowa, at the interconnection between the facilities of Dakota and

Northern Border Pipeline Company (Northern Border) (or other valid