CGT Firm Transport Capacity Release

Date: May 29, 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, June 4, 2024 and will close at 8:00 AM Pacific Time on June 6, 2024 to coordinate with the timeline on the interstate pipelines.


The capacity release includes Firm Transportation on the following pipelines:


PipelineMaximum Daily Quantity
July 2024August 2024September 2024October 2024
Foothills Pipe Lines (Canada)16,234 GJ/d16,234 GJ/d16,234 GJ/d16,234 GJ/d
NOVA Gas Transmission (Canada)16,403 GJ/d16,403 GJ/d16,403 GJ/d16,403 GJ/d
Gas Transmission Northwest15,126 Dth/d15,126 Dth/d15,126 Dth/d15,126 Dth/d
Ruby Pipeline15,819 Dth/d15,819 Dth/d15,819 Dth/d15,819 Dth/d
Ruby 2 Pipeline10,611 Dth/d10,611 Dth/d10,611 Dth/d10,611 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System AFT (Core-MFV)11,568 Dth/d11,568 Dth/d11,526 Dth/d11,410 Dth/d


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


By June 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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