UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


OFFICE OF FOSSIL ENERGY








ENGAGE ENERGY CANADA, L.P.

(Successor to Westcoast Gas Services Inc.)

FE DOCKET NO. 96-82-NG







ORDER TRANSFERRING LONG-TERM AUTHORIZATION

TO IMPORT NATURAL GAS FROM CANADA











DOE/FE ORDER NO. 1254-A












DOE/FE Order No. 1254 (Order 1254), issued in FE Docket No. 96-82-NG on February 13, 1997, authorized Westcoast Gas Services Inc. (WGSI), a Canadian corporation with its principal place of business in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, to import up to 25,000 Mcf per day of natural gas from Canada for a period of 10 years beginning November 1, 1998, and extending through October 31, 2008.(1) Deliveries under Order 1254 have not yet begun.

Effective June 1, 1997, all assets of WGSI (and others) were transferred to a new entity, Engage Energy Canada, L.P. (Engage Canada), and all contractual arrangements were finalized to entitle Engage Canada carry on the business of WGSI. On June 5, 1998, Engage Canada requested a corresponding transfer of Order 1254.

Accordingly, pursuant to section 3 of the Natural Gas Act, the import authorization conferred by DOE/FE Order No. 1254 is transferred from Westcoast Gas Services Inc. to Engage Energy Canada, L.P. (Engage Canada), effective the date of this Order. Engage Canada shall be bound by all terms and conditions set forth in Order 1254.

Issued in Washington, D.C., on June 16, 1998.







____________________________

John W. Glynn

Manager, Natural Gas Regulation

Office of Natural Gas & Petroleum

Import and Export Activities

Office of Fossil Energy

1. / 1 FE ¶ 71,375.