LINN Energy Prices $750 Million of 6.50% Senior Notes

LINN Energy, LLC and its wholly owned subsidiary, Linn Energy Finance Corp., announced today a private offering to eligible purchasers of $750 million in aggregate principal amount of 6.50% senior unsecured notes due 2019 at an offering price equal to 99.232% of par. LINN Energy intends to use the majority of the net proceeds from the notes offering to fund the pending Texas Panhandle acquisition and reduce debt under its revolving credit facility. The offering is expected to close May 13, 2011, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions.