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Texas Eastern Transmission, LP
Operational Flow Order
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TE Operational Flow Order -- EFF 5/27
In order to maintain the operational integrity of the system, TE is issuing an Operational Flow Order (OFO) pursuant to Section 4.3 of the General Terms and Conditions of TE's FERC Gas Tariff effective 9:00AM CCT May 27, 2023, to all parties, with the exception of those governed by a FERC gas tariff, in Texas Eastern's Access Area Zones STX, ETX, WLA and ELA as well as Market Area Zones M1-24, M2-24, M1-30, M2-30, and M3.
This OFO does not affect the ability of TE to receive or deliver quantities of gas for scheduled nominations to any customer or pipeline.
During the effectiveness of this OFO, all parties must be balanced such that actual deliveries of gas out of the system must be equal to or greater than scheduled deliveries out of the system. The penalty shall apply to each dekatherm of actual delivery quantities that are less than scheduled quantities minus 2,000 Dth or 95% of scheduled delivery quantities.
During the effectiveness of this OFO, all parties must be balanced such that actual receipts of gas into the system must be equal to or less than scheduled receipts into the system. The penalty shall apply to each dekatherm of actual receipt quantities that exceeds scheduled quantities plus 2,000 Dth or 105% of scheduled receipt quantities.
The penalty will be equal to three times the daily Platts Gas Daily "Daily Price Survey" posting for the High Common price for the geographical region, as defined in Section 8.5(a) of the General Terms and Conditions of TE's FERC Gas Tariff for the day on which such violation occurred. In addition, TE will not permit retroactive nominations to avoid an OFO penalty.
TE may be required to issue an hourly OFO pursuant to General Terms and Conditions Section 4.3(H) to impose further restrictions in order to maintain the operational integrity of the system.
Furthermore, excess injections on all ISS-1, FSS-1, SS-1 and SS contracts will be restricted.
Additionally, beginning 9:00AM CCT May 27, 2023, through 9:00AM CCT May 30, 2023, TT16 and TT17, no-notice balancing and no-notice pre-injection will be restricted.
This OFO will remain in effect until further notice.
Please contact your Operations Account Representative should you have any questions.