Norteño Pipeline Company

First Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 04/01/1996, Docket: CP96- 81-007, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 234 Original Sheet No. 234 : Superseded






definitely or agreed upon. If the period is not

known or agreed upon, the correction shall be made

for a period of one-half of the time elapsed since

the last test but shall not exceed sixteen (16)



6.2 Failure of Meters - In the event a meter is out of

service or registering inaccurately, the volume of

gas delivered shall be determined:


(a) By using the registration of any check meter

or meters, if installed and accurately

registering; or, in the absence of (a)


(b) By correcting the error if the percentage of

error is ascertainable by calibration, tests,

or mathematical calculations; or in the

absence of both (a) and (b), then


(c) By estimating the quantity of delivery during

a period under similar conditions when the

meter was registering accurately.




7.1 The provisions set forth in this Section 7.1,

shall apply to all gas delivered by Norte¤o under

this Tariff.


(a) Heat Content - The natural gas shall have a

Heat Content of not less than nine hundred

and fifty (950) BTUs per cubic foot.


(b) Freedom from Objectionable Matter - The

natural gas delivered by Norte¤o under this

Tariff shall be commercially free (at

prevailing pressure and temperature in

Norte¤o's pipeline) from dust, or other solid

or liquid matters which might interfere with

its merchantability or cause injury to or

interference with proper operation of the

lines, regulators, meters or other facilities

through which it flows; and shall not contain

more than twenty grains of total sulphur nor

more than one grain of hydrogen sulphide per

one hundred cubic feet.