Saltville Gas Storage Company L.L.C.

Original Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 03/01/2009, Docket: RP08-479-002, Status: Pending

Sub Original Sheet No. 112.02 Sub Original Sheet No. 112.02







3.9 Allocation of Expansion Capacity. (continued)


(d) Solicitation for Turnback Capacity. Saltville will conduct

a solicitation for Turnback Capacity ("reverse open season")

related to any expansion project open season conducted

pursuant to Section 3.9 (it being understood that

solicitation of Turnback Capacity will only occur in

instances where redundant construction could be avoided

through the use of Turnback Capacity). No later than 90

days after the close of the expansion project open season,

Saltville will post a notice of the reverse open season on

the LINK® System. The notice of the reverse open season

will include the following information:


(a) identification of the related open season;


(b) the dates on which the reverse open season begins and



(c) the purpose of, and the benefits to be derived from,

the reverse open season;


(d) a description of the criteria that the Customer's

capacity must meet in order to be considered as part

of the reverse open season;


(e) whether the reverse open season is binding or non-

binding; and


(f) any other information necessary to describe the

reverse open season.


(e) Interim Service. Capacity that is under contract for a

future period pursuant to Section 3.8 or Section 3.9 will be

made available on an interim basis up to the service

commencement date of such contract for a future period

("Interim Capacity"). The availability of Interim Capacity,

including any limitations on the renewal rights for such

capacity, will be posted on Saltville's LINK® System in

accordance with Section 3.8(a). Any party desiring to

submit a bid for such Interim Capacity must submit its bid

online via the LINK® System in accordance with the

provisions of Section 3.8(f). Such Interim Capacity shall

be available for bidding for at least five (5) Business

Days. Saltville shall award the Interim Capacity and post a

notice of the winning bid(s) on the LINK® System, in

accordance with Sections 3.8(h) through 3.8(k) above. The

right of first refusal will not be applicable to any service

agreement entered into pursuant to this Section 3.9(e).