Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Seeking More Cash for the Shareholders of Copano Energy, L.L.C. (CPNO)

  Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Seeking More Cash for the Shareholders of Copano
  Energy, L.L.C. (CPNO)

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NEW YORK -- February 1, 2013

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New
York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Copano Energy, L.L.C.
(“Copano” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS: CPNO) for potential breaches of
fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the sale of the
Company to Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (“KMP”) (NYSE: KMP) in a
stock-for-stock deal valued at approximately $5 billion, including the
assumption of debt. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Copano’s
stockholders will receive 0.4563 of a KMP share per each share of Copano
common stock they own. The consideration to be received by Copano’s
shareholders is valued at $40.91 based on KMP’s closing price the day before
the announcement, January29, 2013.

Request more information now by clicking here: www.faruqilaw.com/CPNO. There
is no cost or obligation to you.

The investigation focuses on whether Copano’s Board of Directors breached
their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct an
adequate and fair sales process prior to agreeing to this proposed
transaction, whether and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the
Company to the detriment of Copano’s shareholders.

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If you own common stock in Copano and wish to obtain additional information
and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at
www.faruqilaw.com/CPNO or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail
at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212)
983-9330.

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Contact:

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Attn: Juan E. Monteverde, Esq.
jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com
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Phone: (212) 983-9330