Copano Energy Cancels Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call

      Copano Energy Cancels Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call

Earnings news release to include expanded operations and capital projects
update

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2013

HOUSTON, Feb.14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Copano Energy, L.L.C. (NASDAQ: CPNO)
today announced that it will not hold its previously announced fourth quarter
and year-end 2012 earnings conference call scheduled for March 1, 2013. The
company plans to provide a detailed operations and capital projects update as
part of its fourth quarter earnings news release to be distributed after the
market closes on Thursday, February 28, 2013.

As previously announced on January 29, 2013, Copano and Kinder Morgan Energy
Partners, L.P. (NYSE: KMP) have entered into an agreement pursuant to which
KMP will acquire all of Copano's outstanding units in a 100% unit-for-unit
transaction valued at approximately $5 billion, including the assumption of
debt. The transaction, which is expected to close in the third quarter of
2013, is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory
approvals and a vote of the Copano unitholders.

Copano Energy, L.L.C. is a midstream natural gas company with operations in
Texas, Oklahoma and Wyoming. For more information, please visit
http://www.copano.com.

Contacts: Carl A. Luna, SVP and CFO
          Copano Energy, L.L.C.
          713-621-9547
          Jack Lascar / jlascar@dennardlascar.com
          Anne Pearson/ apearson@dennardlascar.com
          Dennard ▪ Lascar Associates, LLC
          713-529-6600

SOURCE Copano Energy, L.L.C.

Website: http://www.copano.com