CGT Firm Transport Capacity Release

Date: January 31, 2024

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, February 6, 2024 and will close at 8:00 AM Pacific Time on February 8, 2024 to coordinate with the timeline on the interstate pipelines.


The capacity release includes Firm Transportation on the following pipelines:


PipelineMaximum Daily Quantity
March 2024April 2024May 2024June 2024
Foothills Pipe Lines (Canada)15,344 GJ/d15,344 GJ/d15,344 GJ/d15,344 GJ/d
NOVA Gas Transmission (Canada)15,501 GJ/d15,501 GJ/d15,501 GJ/d15,501 GJ/d
Gas Transmission Northwest13,935 Dth/d13,935 Dth/d13,935 Dth/d13,935 Dth/d
Ruby Pipeline14,143 Dth/d14,143 Dth/d14,143 Dth/d14,143 Dth/d
Ruby 2 Pipeline9,290 Dth/d9,290 Dth/d9,290 Dth/d9,290 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System AFT (Core-MFV)9,784 Dth/d9,784 Dth/d9,784 Dth/d9,784 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System SFT (Core-MFV)1,685 Dth/d0 Dth/d0 Dth/d0 Dth/d
El Paso Natural Gas8,548 Dth/d0 Dth/d0 Dth/d0 Dth/d


All offered transport will be for a single month contract, available for the specified quantity in the months of March– June 2024.


By February 5, 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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