Renewable Energy Group



About Us

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. REG-9000® branded biodiesel is distributed in nearly every state in the U.S

REG Newton, LLC is a 30 million gallon per year, commercial scale, state-of-the-art biodiesel production facility in Newton, Iowa. The facility was originally engineered and constructed by Renewable Energy Group and owned by Central Iowa Energy, LLC (CIE) in 2006 with production beginning the same year. REG and CIE consolidated in February 2010 with REG becoming sole owner/operator of the facility. It currently employs 21 full-time, green-collared, skilled employees with family-wage jobs and full benefits. Other indirect jobs include truck drivers for the hundreds of inbound and outbound trucks each month.