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Communications with Directors of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.

The business and affairs of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (the "Partnership") is managed under the direction of the Board of Directors of Energy Transfer Partners, L.L.P. (the "Company"), the general partner of the Partnership's general partner, Energy Transfer Partners GP, L.P. (the "General Partner"). Information concerning the Partnership's Board of Directors is disclosed through its Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities Exchange Commission, the Annual Report to Unitholders and on the Partnership's website, www.energytransfer.com.

In addition, the Partnership has established a procedure by which Unitholders may send communications to the Board of Directors. Unitholders may communicate directly with the Board of Directors, any committee of the Board, all of the Partnership's independent directors, or any one director serving on the Board of Directors by sending written correspondence addressed to the desired person or entity to the attention of the Partnership's General Counsel at Energy Transfer Partners, L.P., 3738 Oak Lawn Ave. Dallas, TX 75219 or generalcounsel@energytransfer.com. Communications are distributed to the Board of Directors, or to any individual director or directors as appropriate, depending on the facts and circumstances outlined in the communication.