February 2014

Renewable Energy Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results

Ames, IA, February 27, 2014 - Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:REGI) (“REG” or the “Company”) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013.

Compared to the fourth quarter of 2012, in the fourth quarter of 2013 REG sold 90% more gallons of biodiesel and increased revenue by 68%. Adjusted EBITDA increased by 165%, in addition to increasing its cash balance by 129%, and reduced its debt as a percent of capital from 10% to 5%.

Renewable Energy Group Announces New Investor Relations Director

Ames, Iowa-February 20, 2014- Renewable Energy Group®, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) is increasing its outreach to public and institutional investors with the hiring of Todd Robinson as Director, Investor Relations, the company announced today.

Renewable Energy Group Enters Petroleum Distribution with REG Energy Services, LLC

New Division to Sell Heating Oil, ULSD, and Biofuel Blends

(AMES, IOWA) February 12, 2014 – Renewable Energy Group, Inc. ® (NASDAQ: REGI) announced today it has launched a new division that will sell petroleum-based heating oil and diesel fuel, and enable the company to offer more biofuel blends.

Renewable Energy Group to Report Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2013 Financial Results on Thursday, February 27

Conference Call to Follow at 4:30 p.m. EST/3:30 p.m. CST

February 11, 2014 09:00 AM Central Standard Time

Renewable Energy Group Breaks Ground on $13.2 Million Upgrade to Newton Biorefinery

(Newton, Iowa) February 4, 2014 – Renewable Energy Group, Inc. ® (NASDAQ: REGI) broke ground Tuesday on a $13.2 million improvement project at its Newton biodiesel refinery that will increase the plant’s ability to produce an even higher purity biodiesel from a wider array of raw materials.

REG leaders were joined by state and local officials, as well as community members and project partners, in a groundbreaking ceremony that featured Iowa Rep. Dan Kelley as the keynote speaker.