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Customer Tie-in Summary

The TransGas Comprehensive Tariff shall govern all matters in regard to Customer Specific Facility tie-ins.

  1. TransGas Customer Specific Facilities
    Customer Specific Facilities are constructed as per the Service Specifications and Terms and Conditions of the TransGas Comprehensive Tariff.

  2. In-Service Date
    The In-Service date is depended on TransGas' facilities at the receipt or delivery point being operational. Upon receiving the Customer's commitment via an executed Customer Specific Facilities Construction Schedule of Service, TransGas will endeavor to complete the facilities within timelines stated in the quotation for service. The in-service date is conditional on the timing of customer commitment, weather and third party approvals which include, but are not limited to, environmental, Municipal and other regulatory bodies.

  3. Gas Analysis
    The Customer requesting Receipt Service must supply TransGas with the most recent Gas Analysis that best represents the quality of natural gas to be received into the TransGas System. Gas delivered to the TransGas System shall comply with TransGas Quality Specifications. H2S concentrations and related facilities will affect the cost and may affect the timing of facilities construction.

  4. TransGas Investment Policy
    1. Pursuant to the TransGas Investment Policy the Customer will be eligible to receive the TransGas Standard Investment towards the cost of the TransGas Customer Specific Facilities during the five-year period after the facilities are put into service as follows:
      For Demand Customers:
      For demand customers, the TransGas Standard Investment is as per current investment policy.
        TransGas Investment - Payments Up Front
      • When the Customer commits a new firm transportation service or transfers in firm transportation service at the new Customer Specific Facility with a minimum of a 1 (one) year term, TransGas Standard Investment to be paid up front by the Customer.
      • TransGas Investment - Payment Deferred
      • When the Customer contracts for a new short term firm transportation service or transfers in firm transportation service on a contract with has less than 1 (one) year of term remaining, TransGas will track these occurrences, and, annually, will calculate and rebate a portion of the customer contribution to the Customer, according to the current TransGas Standard Investment for short term firm transportation.
      • TransGas tracks interruptible flows, and, annually, will calculate and rebate a portion of the customer contribution to the Customer, according to the current TransGas Standard Investment rate for interruptible flows.
      For Non-Demand Customers: For non-demand Customers, TransGas Investment will be annually calculated and rebated based on the commodity flow, using the investment levels as set out under the TransGas Investment Policy.
    2. The TransGas Standard Investment is not applied towards facility costs that TransGas deems to be non-standard costs.
    3. TransGas' Standard Investment will not exceed the Final Estimate of Costs for the TransGas Customer Specific Facilities.
    4. Customer shall pay all costs of Customer Specific Facilities except those covered by TransGas Investment and will be payable within thirty (30) days of TransGas receiving the Customer commitment via and executed Customer Specific Facilities Construction Schedule of Service.

  5. TransGas Transfer Policy
    A Customer's existing firm Capacity may be permanently transferred from one Point of Receipt or Delivery to another Point of Receipt or Delivery when:
    1. TransGas has not invested in the affected Customer Specific Facilities; or
    2. The contract erm, upon which TransGas has invested in Customer Specific Facilities, has expired.
    All transfer requests are subject to TransGas Transfer of Firm Demand policy.

  6. Transportation Service
    The Customer may elect to hold firm transportation service for less than the requested daily capacity of the facility.
    Standard Contract terms are found in the General Business Policies of the TransGas Comprehensive Tariff. Current TransGas Transportation tolls apply to Transportation service held at Customer Specific Facilities.

  7. TransGas Franchise
    The service(s) outlined herein shall at all times be subject to the provisions of the The SaskEnergy Act, and shall also be predicated on the basis that any Customer owned lines are Service Lines, as defined in The Surface Rights Acquisition and Compensation Act, and such Service Lines are operated for Customer use only.

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