National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation

Fourth Revised Volume No. 1

 Contents / Previous / Next / Main Tariff Index



Effective Date: 10/14/2004, Docket: RP04-591-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 23 First Revised Sheet No. 23 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 23



Firm Transportation Service





1.1 This rate schedule is available for transportation service by

National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation (hereinafter called

"Transporter") for any person (hereinafter called "Shipper")

provided that: (i) capacity is available on all portions of

Transporter's system (including primary receipt and delivery

points) necessary to provide service on a firm basis throughout

the requested term; (ii) Shipper makes a request for service as

set forth in Section 31 of the General Terms and Conditions and

executes a service agreement for firm transportation service

under this FT Rate Schedule in the form contained in this Tariff;

and (iii) said service complies with the terms and conditions of

this FT Rate Schedule.


1.2 For purposes of determining the availability of service in

processing requests for service hereunder, Transporter shall not

grant any said request for transportation service: (i) for which

capacity is not available on any portion of its system necessary

to provide such service on a firm basis; provided, however, that

Transporter may not reject a request for service hereunder solely

because of the absence of equipment sufficient to provide

Transporter with real time measurement, communication and control

capability at any delivery point, unless the installation of such

equipment would not be operationally feasible, as determined by

Transporter; (ii) which could in Transporter's judgment interfere

with the integrity of its system, or service to existing firm

transportation or storage customers; or (iii) if such service

does not comply with this FT Rate Schedule or the FT Service

Agreement. Transporter shall not be required to grant any said

request for transportation service which would require the

construction, modification, expansion or acquisition of any

facilities. Availability of service is also subject to Section

31 of the General Terms and Conditions - Qualification for



1.3 While a determination of capacity on Transporter's system is

reported once each year, on March 1st, in accordance with Section

284.13(d)(2) of the Commission's regulations, determination of

available firm capacity on Transporter's system shall be made