Renewable Energy Group to Attend Upcoming Investor Conferences

  Renewable Energy Group to Attend Upcoming Investor Conferences

InvestMNt 2013 Jefferies Global Industrials Conference 2013 Canaccord Genuity
Global Growth Conference 2013

Business Wire

AMES, Iowa -- July 16, 2013

Renewable Energy Group®, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGI) announced today that the Company
will participate in the following investor conferences:

  *On Thursday, August 1, 2013, REG® Chief Financial Officer Chad Stone will
    present at the InvestMNt 2013 Conference at University of St. Thomas
    Minneapolis Campus in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The presentation will take
    place at 3:15 PM CDT, and will be webcast. Mr. Stone will also be
    available for investor meetings throughout the day. A link to the live
    webcast will be available in the Investor Relations section of the
    Company's website at www.regi.com, and will be archived for 90 days. For
    more information or to register to attend the conference, please see its
    website at http://www.investmnt.org.
  *On Monday, August 12, 2013, REG Chief Executive Officer Daniel Oh and
    Chief Financial Officer Chad Stone will present at the Jefferies 2013
    Global Industrial Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York Hotel at 1:00 PM
    EDT. Management will also be available throughout the day for investor
    meetings. Attendance at the conference is by invitation only for clients
    of Jefferies. A link to the live webcast will be available in the Investor
    Relations section of the Company's website at www.regi.com, and archived
    for 90 days on the same website.
  *On Thursday, August 15, 2013, Mr. Oh and Mr. Stone will present at the
    Canaccord Genuity 33rd Annual Growth Conference at the InterContinental
    Boston Hotel in Boston at 10:30 AM EDT. They will also be available
    throughout the day for investor meetings. Attendance at the conference is
    by invitation only for clients of Canaccord Genuity. A link to the live
    webcast will be available in the Investor Relations section of the
    Company's website at www.regi.com, and archived for 90 days on the same
    website.

Investors interested in a meeting with REG should contact their respective
institutional sales representatives.

About Renewable Energy Group
Renewable Energy Group® is a leading North American biodiesel producer with a
nationwide distribution and logistics system. Utilizing an integrated value
chain model, Renewable Energy Group is focused on converting natural fats,
oils and greases into advanced biofuels. With more than 225 million gallons of
owned/operated annual production capacity at biorefineries across the country,
REG is a proven biodiesel partner in the distillate marketplace.

For more than a decade, REG has been a reliable supplier of biodiesel which
meets or exceeds ASTM quality specifications. We sell REG-9000® biodiesel to
distributors so Americans can have cleaner burning fuels that help lessen our
dependence on foreign oil and reinforce food security. REG-9000® branded
biodiesel is distributed in most states in the U.S.

Contact:

Investor Relations:
ICR, LLC
Gary Dvorchak, CFA, +1 310-954-1123
Senior Vice President
Gary.Dvorchak@icrinc.com
or
Company:
Renewable Energy Group
Alicia Clancy, +1 515-239-8118
Manager, Corporate Affairs
alicia.clancy@REGI.com