CGT Firm Transport Capacity Release

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Pacific Gas and Electric Company's California Gas Transmission is pleased to announce an upcoming capacity release of a portion of PG&E Core Gas Supply's firm transportation holdings. The capacity release process will take place from October 2, 2018 through October 4, 2018.

The capacity release includes Firm Transportation on the following pipelines:

Pipeline Maximum Daily Quantity
Foothills Pipe Lines (Canada) 46,488 GJ/d 46,488 GJ/d 46,488 GJ/d 45,648 GJ/d
NOVA Gas Transmission (Canada) 46,964 GJ/d 46,964 GJ/d 46,964 GJ/d 46,124 GJ/d
Gas Transmission Northwest 42,862 Dth/d 42,862 Dth/d 42,862 Dth/d 42,079 Dth/d
Ruby Pipeline 36,223 Dth/d 36,223 Dth/d 36,223 Dth/d 36,223 Dth/d
PG&E Redwood On-System AFT (Core-MFV) 2,536 Dth/d 2,536 Dth/d 2,536 Dth/d 2,220 Dth/d
PG&E Baja On-System AFT (Core-MFV) 10,294 Dth/d 20,450 Dth/d 20,450 Dth/d 20,450 Dth/d
PG&E Baja On-System SFT (Core-MFV) 12,322 Dth/d 17,989 Dth/d 17,989 Dth/d 17,989 Dth/d
El Paso Pipeline Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
Transwestern Pipeline 24,003 Dth/d 22,980 Dth/d 22,980 Dth/d 22,980 Dth/d

All offered transport will be for a single month contract, available for the specified quantity for the months of November 2018 through February 2019. For GTN and Nova, there are two separate contracts for each of those pipelines. Multiple contracts on a pipeline and contracts for multiple pipelines or multiple months will not be bundled.

Please note that effective April 1, 2016, the Capacity Release Timelines have changed due to the implementation of FERC Order 809 and NAESB 3.0 Standards. Accordingly, the capacity release auction process will begin at 7:00 AM, October 2, 2018 and will close at 8:00 AM Pacific Time on October 4, 2018, to coordinate with this timeline change on the interstate pipelines.

By October 2, 2018, 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.