DATE: February 17, 2017 TIME:
TO: ALL TENNESSEE GAS PIPELINE COMPANY, L.L.C. CUSTOMERS
RE: AVAILABLE FIRM CAPACITY (ROFR OPEN SEASON POSTING #1090)
Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C. (“Tennessee”) is
holding this Open Season in accordance with Article V, Section 4.2 of the
General Terms and Conditions of its FERC Gas Tariff, commencing at 9:15 AM Friday,
February 17, 2017, and ending at 4:00 PM, Monday, March 20, 2017 (the “Open
Zone 4 to Delivery Zone 4 Capacity
Transportation Quantity (“TQ”):
November 1, 2017
will not accept bids with a commencement date earlier than November 1, 2017.
Primary Receipt Point:
420063 – Col Gas/TGP Unionville PA
Primary Delivery Point(s):
420449 – Col Gas/TGP Highland PA
Secondary Receipt Points:
4 receipt meters
Secondary Delivery Points:
4 delivery meters
As set forth
in the Summary of Rates and Charges in Tennessee's Tariff, the applicable
monthly Maximum Reservation Rate under Rate Schedule FT-A is currently $5.2808
per Dth per month.
As set forth in the Summary of
Rates and Charges in Tennessee's Tariff, the applicable Maximum Commodity
Rate under Rate Schedule FT-A is currently $0.0463 per Dth.
Shipper shall also pay ACA,
applicable Fuel and Loss Retention (“F&LR”), Electric Power Cost Recovery
(“EPCR”) charges, and all applicable surcharges specified in Tennessee's
Tariff, as may be in effect from time to time.
Without limiting or waiving any other rights that Tennessee
may have with respect to this Open Season, Tennessee reserves the following
The capacity offered in this open season is offered subject to a
right-of-first-refusal in favor of another Tennessee shipper (the “ROFR
At any time during this Open Season, upon notice, to terminate this Open
Season, to extend the Open Season Period, or to modify this Open Season;
provided, however, that any such termination, extension, or modification is
consistent with Article V, Section 4.2 of the GT&C of Tennessee's Tariff.
To clarify and finalize bids containing non-specific and/or ambiguous bid
information (including, without limitation, rate, term, and receipt or delivery
points) or discrepancies in bid information, provided that Tennessee shall have
no obligation to do so.
On a not unduly discriminatory basis, to reject any bid or service
request that, in Tennessee's sole determination, is incomplete, is inconsistent
with the terms of this Open Season, contains additions or modifications to the
terms of the open season, is otherwise deficient in any respect (including
failure to provide credit support as Tennessee deems necessary), or requests
service outside the scope of this Open Season.
To reject any bid that does not specify primary receipt and delivery
points identical to those posted above.
To reject any bid that will result in a reduction of reservation
To reject negotiated rate bids.
To reject contingent bids.
To reject any bid that states a TQ in excess of the amount posted above.
Parties interested in this capacity should submit a binding
Firm Transportation request through the DART system or submit a binding bid via
facsimile at (713) 369-9305. Customers may also submit a binding bid via
e-mail by e-mailing their bid to TGPBidroom@kindermorgan.com. Confirm
Tennessee's receipt of any bid by contacting the Bidroom between 8 AM and 5 PM CST,
Monday through Friday.
All bids submitted during the open season may be replaced with
a higher Net Present Value (“NPV”) bid during the Open Season Period. Bids
cannot be replaced with lower NPV bids. Upon completion of this Open Season,
all remaining bids will be considered binding until a successful bid(s) has
Within 5 days of the close of the Open Season Period,
Tennessee shall notify the ROFR Shipper of the bid having the highest NPV
(calculated as described below). The ROFR Shipper shall have 25 days after
receiving notice to notify Tennessee as to whether it will match the highest
All final bids received during the Open
Season will be evaluated in accord with the present value formula set forth in
Article VI, Section 1.6(b) and 2.6(b) of Tennessee's Tariff; provided that the
term used for the purposes of the formula will be the term proposed by the
Bidder; and provided further that any bid rate higher than the maximum
applicable rate shall be deemed to be a bid equal to the maximum applicable
further information, please contact:
Jason Connelly (713) 420-2446
Kenny Durio (713) 420-5307
Mary Limbaugh (713) 420-4576
Scott Minear (713) 420-5177