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TEXAS ROOTS, NATIONAL REACH

Energy Transfer is a Texas-based company that began in 1996 as a small intrastate natural gas pipeline operator and is now one of the largest and most diversified investment grade master limited partnerships in the United States.

2019
WE'VE GONE INTERNATIONAL
On April 1, 2019, Energy Transfer announced the opening of its first international office in Beijing, China, as a strategic move to meet growing demand for ethane and liquid natural gas products.
In March 2019, Bayou Bridge Pipeline in Louisiana was put into service.
2018
On December 29, 2018, Mariner East 2 Pipeline was put into service.
In November 2018, the final laterals needed to complete the Rover Pipeline were put into service, completing the 713-mile natural gas pipeline.
ETP BECOMES ENERGY TRANSFER LP
In October 2018, ETE completed its acquisition of ETP. The simplified company is now operating as one partnership known as Energy Transfer LP, and is traded on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “ET.”
Energy Transfer Logo
In July 2018, ETP commenced operations of its fifth natural gas liquids (NGL) facility at Mont Belvieu, Texas.
On April 2, 2018, USA Compression Partners (USAC) acquired Energy Transfer subsidiaries, CDM Resource Management LLC and CDM Environmental & Technical Services LLC. As part of the transaction, ETE acquired the ownership interests in the general partner of USAC.
2017
BAKKEN PIPELINE BEGINS SERVICE
On June 1, 2017, Energy Transfer announced that the Dakota Access Pipeline and the Energy Transfer Crude Oil Pipeline, collectively the “Bakken Pipeline,” began commercial service.
In May 2017, Energy Transfer announced that the Trans-Pecos and Comanche Trail Pipelines were placed into service.
Low-down view of a grassy field with piles of pipeline pieces waiting to be constructed
ETP AND SXL MERGE TO BECOME ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS (NYSE:ETP)
On April 28, 2017, ETP and Sunoco Logistics Partners (SXL) closed on their previously announced merger.
2016
In December 2016, ETP commenced operations of its fourth fractionation facility at Mont Belvieu.
Low view of the Mont Belvieu fractionation facility against a clear sky
In November 2016, ETP announced it closed on its acquisition of certain interests in PennTex Midstream Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: PTXP).
PennTex Midstream Partners logo
LONE STAR EXPRESS PIPELINE BEGINS COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS
In May and September 2016, ETP began commercial operations on the Lone Star Express Pipeline, the largest and longest NGL Y-grade pipeline in the Western Hemisphere.
In April 2016, the 30-inch segment of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline from Nederland, Texas, to Lake Charles, Louisiana, was put into service.
A large crane moves a piece of pipeline over a construction zone
2015
In December 2015, Lone Star commissioned its third 100,000 Bbl/day fractionator at Mont Belvieu.
ETP ACQUIRES REGENCY ENERGY PARTNERS L.P.
In April 2015, ETP completed its acquisition of Regency Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: RGP), significantly diversifying ETP’s footprint, both geographically and across business lines.
Regency Energy Partners logo
2014
ETP ACQUIRES SUSSER HOLDINGS
ETP acquired Susser Holdings (NYSE: SUSS) and the General Partner of Susser Petroleum Partners L.P. (NYSE: SUSP). SUSP was renamed Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN).
Susser Holding Corporation logo
To further simplify its structure, Southern Union and PEPL Holdings were merged into Panhandle, owned by ETP.
2013
LONE STAR’S SECOND FRACTIONATOR IN SERVICE
Lone Star commissioned its second 100,000 Bbl/day fractionator at Mont Belvieu.
Completed the sale of the assets of Missouri Gas Energy to Laclede Gas Company.
2012
ETP sold its propane operations to AmeriGas Partners, L.P.
ETE ACQUIRES SOUTHERN UNION COMPANY
ETE acquired Southern Union Company, a leading diversified natural gas company, which expanded our national footprint and added more than 20,000 miles of gathering and transportation pipeline to our portfolio.
Southern Union logo
ETP made a strong entrance into the crude oil and refined products business by acquiring Sunoco, Inc., including interest in Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (NYSE: SXL).
Sunoco Logistics logo
2011
ETP AND REGENCY FORM LONE STAR NGL JV
ETP and Regency greatly enhanced their portfolio by jointly acquiring the natural gas liquids (NGLs) business of Louis Dreyfus Highbridge Energy and forming Lone Star NGL JV.
2010
Fayetteville Express Pipeline and Tiger Pipeline completed ahead of schedule.
Image of a pipeline being constructed through a wooded field
ETE ACQUIRES REGENCY ENERGY PARTNERS
ETE completes acquisition of the general partner of Regency Energy Partners.
2009
Midcontinent Express Pipeline completed and placed in-service.
EXPANDED TRANSWESTERN PIPELINE
Completed Phoenix and San Juan projects, expanding Transwestern Pipeline.
2008
Completed and placed into service several large diameter pipelines, including Southeast Bossier, Paris Loop and Carthage Loop pipelines.
2007
Completed the first 42-inch diameter natural gas pipeline in the state of Texas in 2007.
2006
Energy Transfer Equity was formed in 2002 and was privately held until February 2006, when ETE completed its IPO. Public trading of ETE units began on February 3, 2006 on the NYSE ticker symbol ETE.
ETP ACQUIRES TRANSWESTERN PIPELINE
Transwestern Pipeline logo
2005
ETP ACQUIRES HOUSTON PIPELINE SYSTEM
2004
ETP ACQUIRES TUFCO PIPELINE SYSTEM
Energy Transfer acquires TUFCO and ET Fuel System, creating a solid platform in the Barnett Shale.
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP) became a publicly traded partnership.
1996
ENERGY TRANSFER WAS FORMED
Energy Transfer forms with about 200 miles of natural gas pipelines in East Texas and 20 employees.