Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.

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Effective Date: 01/01/2009, Docket: RP09-73-000, Status: Effective

Seventh Revised Sheet No. 248 Seventh Revised Sheet No. 248

Superseding: Sixth Revised Sheet No. 248





9. CAPACITY RELEASE (continued)


9.2 Notice.


(a) Notice of Capacity Release. A firm Customer that

wants to release any or all of its capacity shall post

the release on the LINK® System or, where applicable,

by electronic data interchange by the Posting Deadline

as determined pursuant to Section 9.3 herein.

Customer may elect not to reveal minimum conditions to

anyone other than Pipeline. Any contingencies or

special terms and conditions included in Releasing

Customer's Notice must not be contrary to any

applicable provision of this Tariff. Such Releasing

Customer's Notice shall provide the terms and

conditions of the release as follows:


(1) Releasing Customer's service agreement number;


(2) on a permanent or temporary basis;


(3) on a recallable or non-recallable basis; and if

recallable, (i) whether the recall rights are on

a full Day or a partial Day basis, (ii) the

specifics of any recall right, (iii) whether the

Releasing Customer's recall notification must be

provided exclusively on a Business Day, and (iv)

any reput methods and rights associated with

returning the previously recalled capacity to the

Replacement Customer. These rights and methods

may be either: (i) reput must be accepted by the

original Replacement Customer for the original

terms of the release, or (ii) reput may be

accepted at the option of the original

Replacement Customer for the original terms of

the release.


(4) the Business Day upon which the Bid Period will

expire if the Releasing Customer desires to

establish a Bid Period that is longer than that

specified in Section 9.3 herein;


(5) the MDTQ to be released, expressed as a numeric

quantity, and, if the Releasing Customer is

proposing to release any of its primary points

and the associated point quantities, the specific

locations and quantities to be released at

specific locations, subject to the limitations

described in Section 9.2(b) below;


(6) the period of time or term, including any

objective, not unduly discriminatory right of