Renewable Energy Group Recognized as a ‘Top 200’ Global Clean Leader As You Sow and Corporate Knights Announces 2022 Clean 200™ Report

AMES, Iowa, February 17, 2022 – Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) (REG) released a statement today to highlight being named to the 2022 Clean200 list.  This is the ninth update of the Carbon Clean 200™ report and highlights the top 200 publicly traded companies investing in a clean energy future, coupling sustainable impact with strong returns.
A statement from REG President and CEO, Cynthia ‘CJ’ Warner: 
“Renewable Energy Group is proud to be among the leaders in the clean energy space as demonstrated by making the Clean200 list. Our mission is focused on accelerating the transition to cleaner energy by producing clean fuels and providing sustainable solutions to our customers. Inclusion on this list highlights the immediate value we create through our ready-now renewable solutions like bio-based diesel.  Being one of only two energy companies on the list demonstrates our leadership in the space and our importance to the clean energy transition.”

About Renewable Energy Group

Renewable Energy Group, Inc. is leading the energy and transportation industries’ transition to sustainability by converting renewable resources into high-quality, sustainable fuels. Renewable Energy Group is an international producer of sustainable fuels that significantly lower greenhouse gas emissions to immediately reduce carbon impact. Renewable Energy Group utilizes a global integrated procurement, distribution and logistics network to operate 11 biorefineries in the U.S. and Europe. In 2020, Renewable Energy Group produced 519 million gallons, or 1.7 million metric tons, of cleaner fuel delivering 4.2 million metric tons of carbon reduction. Renewable Energy Group is meeting the growing global demand for lower-carbon fuels and leading the way to a more sustainable future.

Forward Looking Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and assumptions, are subject to change, and actual results may differ materially. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially are described in REG's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2020, quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2020 and from time to time in the Company's other periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this press release and REG does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements based on new developments or changes in our expectations.
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