Company Overview

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 12 biorefineries in the U.S. and Europe. In 2020, Renewable Energy Group produced 519 million gallons 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.

Environmental Stewardship is at the Core of What We Do

Renewable Energy Group is committed to enabling sustainability through the production and delivery of renewable, low-carbon transportation and other fuels. Our commitment blends environmental stewardship and profitable solutions—resulting in many stakeholders, including our vendors, customers, shareholders and the environment, benefitting from the positive impact of our cleaner fuels.

Making a Difference Right Now
Our fuels stand out among today’s alternative options for their ability to allow fleets to reduce harmful emissions easily and immediately. There is no need to wait on future technology or infrastructure. Diesel vehicles can run on renewable diesel, REG Ultra Clean® and other biodiesel blends without modification. Our fuels are available across North America and in Europe and are more cost-effective than many other clean energy solutions. The low-carbon profile of our products helps fleets and their customers quickly and efficiently reduce their carbon footprints and meet their carbon reduction goals.

We believe in a holistic approach to addressing climate change and support our customers’ use of a wide variety of alternative fuels. Our fuels make a difference right now and can be an effective addition to customers’ fuel portfolios. The chart below shows some of the fuel options available to customers and compares their associated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to REG fuels.

Our Commitment to Social Responsibility

At Renewable Energy Group, we value our team members, the communities we work in and the people and businesses we work with. We operate globally and aim to maintain consistency across our business. We always prioritize the safety and integrity of our operations, from sourcing to delivery.

Valuing Safety, Integrity and People
We have an established safety culture that expects and empowers our employees to contribute to our goal of zero work injuries or incidents. We also require our employees and business partners to operate ethically. How we do business matters, which is why we have developed several policies to guide our actions. Ultimately, we recognize that all of the places we operate and all of the people that touch our business are integral to our success.

Building Careers While Contributing to a Cleaner World

Des Moines Register Top Places to Work 2020
Renewable Energy Group has created a company culture where employees can learn new professional, technical and leadership skills. Our focus on collaboration means we value the ideas and accomplishments of every team member. Our culture embraces diversity in employees’ personal and professional experiences, and REG seeks people of diverse professional talents for careers at 14 locations across the U.S. and abroad. Underpinning our work atmosphere is a sense of purpose that comes from contributing to environmental stewardship, energy security and diversity. In 2020 REG was recognized as one of Iowa’s Top Workplaces by the Des Moines Register. The honor is based on employee responses to a survey about the REG culture.

A Rewarding Career that Makes a Difference

REG is a growing company and a rewarding place to build your career. We are a team of industry experts who focus on innovating for the needs of the future. We are driven to succeed. We look for people who share our passion for creating a more sustainable world and moving cleaner fuel forward.

Company Summary
Renewable Energy Group
Number of Employees
(515) 239-8000
416 South Bell Avenue
Ames, IA