CGT Firm Transport Capacity Release

Date: September 27, 2022

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, October 4, 2022 and will close at 8:00 AM Pacific Time on October 6, 2022 to coordinate with the timeline on the interstate pipelines.


The capacity release includes Firm Transportation on the following pipelines:


PipelineMaximum Daily Quantity
November 2022December 2022January 2023February 2023
Foothills Pipe Lines (Canada)16,642 GJ/d16,642 GJ/d16,642 GJ/d16,642 GJ/d
NOVA Gas Transmission (Canada)16,811 GJ/d16,811 GJ/d16,811 GJ/d16,811 GJ/d
Gas Transmission Northwest14,951 Dth/d14,951 Dth/d14,951 Dth/d14,951 Dth/d
Ruby Pipeline24,344 Dth/d24,344 Dth/d24,344 Dth/d24,344 Dth/d
Ruby 2 Pipeline6,086 Dth/d6,086 Dth/d6,086 Dth/d6,086 Dth/d
PG&E Baja On-System SFT (Core-MFV)0 Dth/d22,402 Dth/d22,402 Dth/d22,402 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System AFT (Core-MFV)7,602 Dth/d30,177 Dth/d30,177 Dth/d30,177 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System SFT (Core-MFV)4,681 Dth/d23,092 Dth/d23,092 Dth/d6,597 Dth/d
El Paso Natural Gas17,261 Dth/d17,261 Dth/d17,261 Dth/d17,261 Dth/d


All offered transport will be for a single month contract, available for the specified quantity in the months of November 2022 - February 2023.


By October 3, 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 925.357.7571.

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