June 30, 2012 Uses in Termination of Agreement Clause

Termination of Agreement from Contribution Agreement

This Contribution Agreement, dated May 17, 2012 (this Agreement), is entered into by and among Enbridge Energy Company, Inc., a Delaware corporation (EECI), Enbridge Pipelines (Eastern Access) L.L.C., a Delaware limited liability company (EECI EA Sub), Enbridge Energy, Limited Partnership, a Delaware limited partnership (the Partnership), Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (Enbridge Partners) and Enbridge Pipelines (Lakehead) L.L.C., a Delaware limited liability company (Lakehead GP). The parties to this Agreement are each sometimes referred to as a Party and collectively as the Parties.

Termination of Agreement. This Agreement may be terminated prior to the Closing only under the following conditions: