[Federal Register Volume 64, Number 241 (Thursday, December 16, 1999)]
[Page 70236]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 99-32541]

[[Page 70236]]



Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
[Docket No. RP00-132-000]

Texas Eastern Transmission Corporation; Notice of Tariff Filing

December 10, 1999.
    Take notice that on December 7, 1999, Texas Eastern Transmission 
Corporation (Texas Eastern) tendered for filing as part of its FERC Gas 
Tariff, Sixth Revised Volume No. 1 and Original Volume No. 2, the 
revised tariff sheets listed on Appendix A to the filing, to become 
effective January 1, 2000.
    Texas Eastern states that the purpose of this filing is to revise 
the Gas Research Institute (GRI) surcharges to be effective January 1, 
2000 in compliance with the January 21, 1998, Stipulation and Agreement 
Concerning GRI Funding approved by the Commission in Gas Research 
Institute, 83 FERC para. 61,093 (1998), order on rh'g, 83 FERC para. 
61,331 (1998).
    Specifically, Texas Eastern states that the filing complies with 
the surcharge set forth in Appendix A to the Stipulation and Agreement 
as follows: (1) a GRI volumetric surcharge of 0.72 cents per dekatherm 
will be charged on all non-discounted firm commodity and interruptible 
transportation services; (2) a 1.6 cents per dekatherm surcharge will 
be charged on all non-discounted firm commodity units delivered to 
customers qualifying for service under Texas Eastern's Rate Schedule 
SCT; (3) a reservation surcharge of 20.0 cents per dekatherm per month 
will be charged on non-discounted firm high load factor customers, 
i.e., greater than 50% load factor; and (4) a reservation surcharge of 
12.3 cents per dekatherm per month will be charged on non-discounted 
firm low load factor customers, i.e., less than or equal to 50% load 
    Texas Eastern states that copies of the filing were mailed to all 
affected customers of Texas Eastern and interested state commissions.
    Any person desiring to be heard or to protest said filing should 
file a motion to intervene or a protest with the Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20426, in 
accordance with Sections 385.214 or 385.211 of the Commission's Rules 
and Regulations. All such motions or protests must be filed in 
accordance with Section 154.210 of the Commission's Regulations. 
Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the 
appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants 
parties to the proceedings. Any person wishing to become a party must 
file a motion to intervene. Copies of this filing are on file with the 
Commission and are available for public inspection in the Public 
Reference Room. This filing may be viewed on the web at http://
www.ferc.fed.us/online/rims.htm (call 202-208-2222 for assistance).
David P. Boergers,
[FR Doc. 99-32541 Filed 12-15-99; 8:45 am]