Copano Announces Receipt of Requisite Consents to Amend Indenture Governing its 7.125% Senior Notes Due 2021

 Copano Announces Receipt of Requisite Consents to Amend Indenture Governing
                       its 7.125% Senior Notes Due 2021

PR Newswire

HOUSTON, April 17, 2013

HOUSTON, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Copano Energy, L.L.C. (NASDAQ: CPNO)
announced today the successful conclusion of the consent solicitation relating
to its 7.125% Senior Notes due 2021 (the "Notes"). As of 5:00 p.m., New York
City time, on April 16, 2013 (the "Expiration Date"), Copano had received
consents to the adoption of certain proposed amendments to the indenture
governing the Notes from holders of approximately $506 million in aggregate
principal amount, or 99%, of the outstanding Notes. Copano, its subsidiary
guarantors and the trustee under the indenture have executed a supplemental
indenture making the amendments effective. The consent solicitation was made
pursuant to the consent solicitation statement dated March 28, 2013, as
amended.

Copano is in the process of making a cash payment of $2.50 per $1,000
principal amount of Notes to each Noteholder who validly delivered (and did
not revoke) a consent prior to the Expiration Date. Any questions respecting
these payments should be directed to the Tabulation and Information Agent for
the consent solicitation, D.F. King & Co., Inc. at (888) 887-0082 (toll free)
or (212) 269-5550 (banks and brokers, call collect).

About Copano Energy, L.L.C.

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.

This news release includes "forward-looking statements," as defined by the
Securities and Exchange Commission. Statements that address activities or
events that Copano believes will or may occur in the future are
forward-looking statements. These statements include, but are not limited to,
statements about future producer activity and Copano's total distributable
cash flow and distribution coverage. These statements are based on
management's experience and perception of historical trends, current
conditions, expected future developments and other factors management believes
are reasonable. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from those in forward-looking statements include the following
risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond Copano's control: the
volatility of prices and market demand for natural gas, crude oil, condensate
and NGLs, and for products derived from these commodities; Copano's ability to
continue to connect new sources of natural gas, crude oil and condensate, and
the NGL content of new gas supplies; the ability of key producers to continue
to drill and successfully complete and connect new natural gas and condensate
volumes and such producers' performance under their contracts with Copano;
Copano's ability to attract and retain key customers and contract with new
customers, and such customers' performance under their contracts with Copano;
Copano's ability to access or construct new pipeline capacity, gas processing
and NGL fractionation and transportation capacity; the availability of local,
intrastate and interstate transportation systems, trucks and other facilities
and services for condensate, natural gas and NGLs; Copano's ability (and the
ability of its third-party service providers) to meet in-service dates, cost
expectations and operating performance standards for construction projects;
Copano's ability to successfully integrate any acquired asset or operations;
Copano's ability to access its revolving credit facility and to obtain
additional financing on acceptable terms; the effectiveness of Copano's
hedging program; general economic conditions; force majeure events such as the
loss of a market or facility downtime; the effects of government regulations
and policies; Copano's ability to complete its proposed merger with Kinder
Morgan; and other financial, operational and legal risks and uncertainties
detailed from time to time in Copano's quarterly and annual reports filed with
the Securities and Exchange Commission. Copano does not undertake to update
any forward-looking statement except as provided by law.

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 / 713-529-6600

SOURCE Copano Energy, L.L.C.

Website: http://www.copanoenergy.com
 
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