Overview

For an applicant who, under a storage contract with us, delivers natural gas to us that we then deliver back to the applicant.

Applicability

To any Applicant who enters into a storage contract with the company for delivery by the applicant to the company and re-delivery by the company to the applicant of a volume of natural gas owned by the applicant.

Character of service

Service under this rate is for full cycle or short cycle storage service; with firm or interruptible injection and withdrawal service, all as may be available from time to time.

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Rate

The following rates and charges shall apply in respect of all gas received by the company from and re-delivered by the company to the applicant.


Full cycle
Short cycle

Firm Interruptible

$ / 10³ m³ $ / 10³ m³ $ / 10³ m³
Monthly Demand Charge per unit of Annual Turnover Volume
Minimum 0.4192 0.4192 -
Maximum 2.0969 2.0960 -
Monthly Demand Charge per unit of Contracted Daily Withdrawal
Minimum 46.3684 37.0947 -
Maximum 231.8422 185.4737 -
Commodity Charge per unit of gas delivered to / received from storage
Minimum 0.9848 0.9848 0.3754
Maximum 4.9240 4.9240 41.4529

The rates quoted above shall be subject to the federal carbon charge (if applicable) and the facility carbon charge(in addition to delivery charge) contained in rider “J”.

Fuel ratio requirement
The Fuel Ratio per unit of gas injected and withdrawn is 0.35%.

Transacting in energy
The conversion factor is 37.74 MJ/m³, which corresponds to Union Gas' System Wide Average Heating Value, as per the Board's RP–1999–0017 Decision with Reasons.

Minimum bill
The minimum monthly bill shall be the sum of the applicable demand charges.

Overrun rates
The units rates stated below will apply to overrun volumes. The provision of authorized overrun service will be at the company's sole discretion.


Full cycle
Short cycle

Firm Interruptible

$ / 10³ m³ $ / 10³ m³ $ / 10³ m³
Authorized Overrun Annual Turnover Volume Negotiable, not to exceed 41.4529 41.4529 41.4529
Authorized Overrun Daily Injection/Withdrawal Negotiable, not to exceed 41.4529 41.4529 41.4529
Unauthorized Overrun Annual Turnover Volume Excess Storage Balance
December 1 – October 31 414.5285 414.5285 414.5285
December 1 – October 31 41.4529 41.4529 41.4529
Unauthorized Overrun Annual Turnover Volume Negative Storage Balance
Minimum - - -
Maximum - - -

Terms and conditions of service

  1. All Services are available at the company's sole discretion.
  2. Delivery and re–delivery of the volume of natural gas shall be from/to the facilities of Union Gas Limited and/or TransCanada PipeLines Limited in Dawn Township and/or Niagara Gas Transmission Limited in Moore Township.
  3. The Customers daily injections or withdrawals will be adjusted to provide for the fuel ratio stated in the Fuel Ratio Section. In the event that a Short Cycle service does not require fuel for injection or/and withdrawal, the fuel ratio commodity charge may be waived.

Effective Date

To apply to bills rendered for gas delivered on and after January 1, 2021. This rate schedule is effective January 1, 2021 and replaces the identically numbered rate schedule that specifies implementation date, January 1, 2021 and that indicates the Board Order, EB-2020-0195 effective October 1, 2020.