Reliant Energy Gas Transmission Company
Fourth Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 05/01/1997, Docket: RP97- 61-002, Status: Effective
First Revised Sheet No. 173 First Revised Sheet No. 173 : Effective
Superseding: Orginal Sheet No. 173
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
(d) References to Point(s) of Delivery throughout
this Tariff shall be deemed to include Primary
and Secondary Delivery Points, as appropriate.
References to Primary Delivery Point(s), unless
otherwise specified, shall include Point(s) of
Delivery under Rate Schedule NNTS, and where
appropriate, references to Contract Demand shall
include Contract Delivery Demand.
(e) The descriptive headings of the sections of this
Tariff are included for convenient reference
only and shall not be deemed to affect the
interpretation or construction of such sections.
(f) For definitions to Take-or-Pay Recovery
Mechanism, see Section 18.1.
(g) Unless otherwise indicated and where
appropriate, references to Compressor Fuel
throughout this Tariff shall be deemed to
include Storage Fuel.
(h) References to MMBtu in this Tariff shall be
deemed references to Dekatherms (Dth).
2.1 Unit of Volume. The unit of volume shall be one Mcf
of Gas at a temperature base of sixty degrees (60è)
Fahrenheit and a pressure base of 14.73 psia, and all
volumes shall be converted from actual conditions to
these standard bases in accordance with the Ideal Gas
Laws, corrected by Transporter for
supercompressibility in accordance with the American
Gas Association ("AGA") Report No. 8, as amended from
time to time, unless otherwise agreed.
2.2 Conversion to MMBtu. Conversion to MMBtu shall be
made by multiplying the volume as otherwise
determined hereunder by a fraction the denominator of
which is 1,000 and the numerator of which is the
Gross Heating Value of the Gas per cubic foot in
British Thermal Units.
2.3 Quantity and Heating Value Determination. The
quantity and heating value of Gas received and
delivered pursuant to a Service Agreement under the