BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. Announces Public Offering of Common Units

  BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. Announces Public Offering of Common Units

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LOS ANGELES -- November 12, 2013

BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. (the “Partnership”) (NASDAQ:BBEP) announced
today that it has commenced a public offering, subject to market and other
conditions, of 15,000,000 common units representing limited partner interests
in the Partnership (“Common Units”). The Partnership intends to grant the
underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,250,000 Common
Units. The Partnership intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to
repay indebtedness outstanding under its bank credit facility.

Citigroup, Barclays, Morgan Stanley, Raymond James, RBC Capital Markets, UBS
Investment Bank, Wells Fargo Securities, BofA Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan
will act as joint book-running managers of the Common Units offering. When
available, a copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying
base prospectus relating to the Common Units offering may be obtained from:

Citigroup
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, New York 11717
Phone: (800) 831-9146
batprospectusdept@citi.com

Barclays
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, New York 11717
Phone: (888) 603-5847
barclaysprospectus@broadridge.com

Morgan Stanley
Attn: Prospectus Department
180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor
New York, New York 10014

Raymond James
880 Carillon Parkway
St. Petersburg, Florida 33716
Phone: (800) 248-8863
prospectus@raymondjames.com

RBC Capital Markets
Three World Financial Center
200 Vesey Street, 8th Floor
New York, New York 10281-8098
Attention: Equity Syndicate
Phone: (877) 822-4089

UBS Investment Bank
Attn: Prospectus Dept.
299 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10171
Phone: (888) 827-7275

Wells Fargo Securities
Attn: Equity Syndicate Dept.
375 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10152
Phone: (800) 326-5897
cmclientsupport@wellsfargo.com

BofA Merrill Lynch
Attn: Prospectus Department
222 Broadway
New York, New York 10038
dg.prospectus_requests@baml.com

J.P. Morgan
Attn: Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, New York 11717
Phone: (866) 803-9204


An electronic copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying
base prospectus may also be obtained at no charge at the Securities and
Exchange Commission’s website at www.sec.gov.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of
an offer to buy the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale
of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation
or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the
securities laws of any such jurisdiction. The offering may be made only by
means of a prospectus and prospectus supplement meeting the requirements of
Section 10 of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The offering will be
made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement, as amended, which
was previously filed by the Partnership with the Securities and Exchange
Commission, and a prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus, which
will be filed by the Partnership with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

About BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P.

BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. is a publicly traded independent oil and gas
master limited partnership focused on the acquisition, exploitation,
development and production of oil and gas properties. The Partnership’s
producing and non-producing crude oil and natural gas reserves are located in
Michigan, Wyoming, Oklahoma, California, Texas, Florida, Indiana and Kentucky.

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information

This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the
Partnership’s operations that are based on management’s current expectations,
estimates and projections about its operations. Words and phrases such as
“believes, “expect,” “future,” “impact,” “guidance,” “will be,” “will
commence,” and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended
to identify such forward-looking statements. These statements are not
guarantees of future performance and are subject to certain risks,
uncertainties and other factors, some of which are beyond our control and are
difficult to predict. These include risks relating to the Partnership’s
financial performance and results, availability of sufficient cash flow and
other sources of liquidity to execute our business plan, prices and demand for
natural gas and oil, increases in operating costs, uncertainties inherent in
estimating our reserves and production, our ability to replace reserves and
efficiently develop our current reserves, political and regulatory
developments relating to taxes, derivatives and our oil and gas operations,
risks relating to our acquisitions, and the factors set forth under the
heading “Risk Factors” incorporated by reference from our Annual Report on
Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, and if
applicable, our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and our Current Reports on Form
8-K. Therefore, actual outcomes and results may differ materially from what is
expressed or forecasted in such forward-looking statements. The reader should
not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only
as of the date of this press release. Unless legally required, the Partnership
undertakes no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statements,
whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
Unpredictable or unknown factors not discussed herein also could have material
adverse effects on forward-looking statements.

BBEP-IR

Contact:

BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P.
Investor Relations Contacts:
James G. Jackson
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
(213) 225-5900 x273
or
Jessica Tang
Investor Relations
(213) 225-5900 x210