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Interruptible Operations Center

INTERRUPTION- INTERRUPTIBLE SALES CUSTOMERS IN LEVELS 1B, 2B, 3B IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, MARYLAND & VIRGINIA- THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015-10:00AM

Effective 10:00 AM., Thursday, March 5, 2015, all interruptible sales customers in Levels 1B, 2B, and 3B in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia will be under an interruption. These are customers who buy bundled interruptible service consisting of commodity and distribution from Washington Gas. An interruption means these facilities are REQUIRED to switch to their alternative fuel source and discontinue use of natural gas until further notice. Usage of natural gas during an interruption will result in penalties being assessed. This interruption is scheduled to END at 10:00AM., Saturday, March 7, 2015.

INTERRUPTION- INTERRUPTIBLE CUSTOMERS IN LEVEL 1P IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, MARYLAND & VIRGINIA- THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015-10:00AM

Effective 10:00 AM., Thursday, March 5, 2015, all interruptible customers in Level 1P in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia will be under an interruption. An interruption means these facilities are REQUIRED to switch to their alternative fuel source and discontinue use of natural gas until further notice. Usage of natural gas during an interruption will result in penalties being assessed. This interruption is scheduled to END at 10:00AM., Saturday, March 7, 2015.

BALANCING CURTAILMENT-SHORT -INTERRUPTIBLE DELIVERY SERVICE CUSTOMERS IN LEVELS 1D, 2D, 3D IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA- THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015-10:00 AM

Effective 10:00AM., Thursday, March 5, 2015, all interruptible delivery service customers in Levels 1D, 2D, and 3D in the District of Columbia will be in a Balancing Curtailment-Short. This means your third-party natural gas supplier MUST deliver natural gas to the Washington Gas system in an amount equal to or greater than your facilities usage. Interruptible delivery service customers should contact your third-party natural gas supplier for operational instructions or contractual restrictions specific to their account. This Balancing Curtailment-Short is scheduled to END at 10:00AM., Saturday, March 7, 2015.

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Please continue to monitor the interruptible operations website at washingtongas.com/interruptible  and the interruptible hotline at 703-750-4773.


Interruptible customers must ensure that their equipment can be operated on their alternative fuel and have scheduled deliveries of their alternative fuel supply. As specified by tariffs in all jurisdictions interruptible customers must curtail usage of natural gas when notified. Usage of natural gas during an interruption will result in unauthorized gas usage penalties and incremental cost of gas commodity being assessed. Please continue to monitor the interruptible operations website and the interruptible hotline at 703-750-4773. 
*Disclaimer: This Web page is intended for the sole use of Washington Gas' large commercial and industrial customers who maintain an alternate fuel capability for their natural gas service and who receive service from Washington Gas under specific contract provisions. All other customers served by Washington Gas are unaffected by the above information.