SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: June 11, 2007
Date of earliest event reported: June 11, 2007
ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS, L.P.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)|| |
2838 Woodside Street
Dallas, Texas 75204
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On June 11, 2007, Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. issued a press release announcing that Ray C. Davis, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chairman of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP) and Co-Chairman of Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE), will retire from these positions following a transition period to transfer his duties to other members of the management team. Mr. Davis will continue to serve as a director of ETP and ETE. Kelcy L. Warren, currently the Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chairman of ETP and Co-Chairman of ETE, will become the sole Chief Executive Officer and sole Chairman of ETP and sole Chairman of ETE upon the effective date of Mr. Davis retirement.
A copy of the press release is furnished as an exhibit to this Current Report.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|(c)||Exhibits. The following exhibits are being filed herewith:|
Exhibit Number 99.1 Press Release.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.|
|By:||Energy Transfer Partners GP, L.P., its general partner|
|By:||Energy Transfer Partners, L.L.C., its general partner|
|Date: June 11, 2007||By:|| |
/s/ Kelcy L. Warren
|Kelcy L. Warren|
|Co-Chief Executive Officer|