PRELIMINARY STATEMENT – PART II ALTERNATIVE RATE PLAN

1.Overview
The Company's Alternative Rate Plan ("ARP") approved by the Commission in Docket No. 2012-00598 established new rates as set forth in this tariff. These rates are applicable to all of Bangor Gas's tariffed delivery service customers, including those in the Loring Division of Bangor Gas. Bangor Gas may seek different rates for its Loring Division customers pursuant to 35-A M.R.S. § 307. Under this ARP, the Company will be subject to certain metrics as established in the Service Quality Program to be separately approved by the Commission. This ARP is due to expire on December 31, 2021.