Atlas Energy, L.P. Increases Distribution to $0.44 for the Second Quarter 2013

  Atlas Energy, L.P. Increases Distribution to $0.44 for the Second Quarter
  2013

Business Wire

PHILADELPHIA -- July 24, 2013

Atlas Energy, L.P. (NYSE: ATLS) today declared an increased quarterly
distribution for the second quarter 2013 of $0.44 per common unit. This $0.44
per common unit distribution represents an approximate 42% increase from the
first quarter 2013 distribution of $0.31 per common unit, as well as a 76%
increase from the second quarter 2012 distribution of $0.25 per common unit.
The second quarter 2013 distribution is payable Monday, August 19, 2013 to
holders of record as of Tuesday, August 6, 2013.

Atlas Energy, L.P. (NYSE: ATLS)is a master limited partnership which owns all
of the general partner Class A units and incentive distribution rights and an
approximate 37% limited partner interest in its upstream oil & gas subsidiary,
Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. Additionally, Atlas Energy owns and operates the
general partner of its midstream oil & gas subsidiary, Atlas Pipeline
Partners, L.P., through all of the general partner interest, all the incentive
distribution rights and an approximate 6% limited partner interest. For more
information, please visit our website at www.atlasenergy.com, or contact
Investor Relations at InvestorRelations@atlasenergy.com.

Contact:

Atlas Energy, L.P.
Brian Begley
Vice President - Investor Relations
877-280-2857
215-405-2718 (fax)