CGT Firm Transport Capacity Release

Date: May 25, 2021

As part of facilitating the Core Gas Aggregation Program and as a service to Core Transport Agents (CTAs), Pacific Gas and Electric Company's California Gas Transmission is offering a capacity release of firm transportation, which is the CTAs’ rejected allocated core pipeline capacity.


The capacity release auction process will begin at 7:00 AM, June 1, 2021 and will close at 8:00 AM Pacific Time on June 3, 2021 to coordinate with the timeline on the interstate pipelines.


The capacity release includes Firm Transportation on the following pipelines:


PipelineMaximum Daily Quantity
July 2021August 2021September 2021October 2021
Foothills Pipe Lines (Canada)39,089 GJ/d39,089 GJ/d38,266 GJ/d38,266 GJ/d
NOVA Gas Transmission (Canada)39,493 GJ/d39,493 GJ/d38,670 GJ/d38,670 GJ/d
Gas Transmission Northwest35,795 Dth/d35,795 Dth/d35,028 Dth/d35,028 Dth/d
Ruby Pipeline43,299 Dth/d43,299 Dth/d43,299 Dth/d43,299 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System AFT (Core-MFV)15,553 Dth/d15,553 Dth/d15,502 Dth/d15,489 Dth/d


All offered transport will be for a single month contract, available for the specified quantity in the months of July - October 2021.


By June 1, CGT will send the information packet via e-mail to all parties who currently hold a Gas Transmission Service Agreement (GTSA) with CGT and have the "Trader" role in the INSIDEtracc System. The information packet will include details on the offerings available and how to participate in the capacity release process.


If you would like to be included on the distribution list to receive the information packet or have questions, please e-mail or contact Terri Seto at 925.244.3523.

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