Empire Pipeline, Inc.
Original Volume No. 1
Contents / Previous / Next / Main Tariff Index
Effective Date: 12/10/2008, Docket: CP06-5-010, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 101 Original Sheet No. 101
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. DEFINITION OF TERMS (Cont'd.)
1.11 "Day" shall mean a period of twenty-four (24) consecutive hours,
beginning and ending with 9:00 a.m. Central Clock Time (10:00
a.m. Eastern Clock Time); Standard time for the gas day is 9:00
a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Central Clock Time (10:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Eastern Clock Time).
1.12 "Dekatherm" (Dth) shall mean the quantity of heat energy which
is equivalent to one (1) million (1,000,000) BTU, measured on a
dry basis; thus the term MDth shall mean one (1) thousand Dth.
1.13 "Each Dth Of Gas Which Is Delivered" shall mean actual
deliveries measured by use of the meter at the Point of
Delivery. The amount of Gas received from or on behalf of a
Shipper in any day shall be Equivalent Quantities to the amount
delivered to or for the account of such Shipper on such day.
1.14 "Elapsed Prorata Capacity" shall mean that portion of the
capacity that would have theoretically been available for use
prior to the effective time of the intra-day recall based upon a
cumulative uniform hourly use of the capacity.
1.15 "Electronic Communication" shall mean the transmission of
information via Transporter's Web Site or other mutually agreed
communication methodologies used to transmit and receive
information, including communication by telephone or facsimile.
1.16 "Electronic Delivery Mechanism" or "EDM" shall mean the
Electronic Communication methodology used to transmit and
receive data related to gas transactions. Transporter and
Shippers shall designate an electronic "site" at which Shippers
and Transporter may exchange data electronically. All data
provided at such site shall be considered as being delivered to
the appropriate party.
1.17 "Empire Connector" shall mean Transporter's pipeline facilities
commencing at the Original Empire Pipeline at Victor, New York
and terminating at the Millennium Pipeline at Corning, New York.
1.18 "Equivalent Quantity" shall mean the thermal equivalent of the
volumes of gas received at the Point(s) of Receipt, less
Compressor Fuel and Other Gas for Transporter's Use.