Following up on a project last profiled in our February 6, 2009 edition, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP has successfully sent 15,000 barrels of B5 from Collins, Mississippi to Athens, Georgia and Roanoke, Virginia through a pipeline with the product successfully passing quality tests. The company will now move fuel to and from southern states along the Plantation Pipeline. (Source: Reuters, June 30. 2009)

Contact: John Fay, Manager, Scheduling and Quality Control, Plantation Pipe Line Company, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, (770) 751-4210,,