Renewable Energy Group Partners With Hunt & Sons

Deal expands use of low-carbon intensity liquid transportation fuel
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AMES, Iowa Renewable Energy Group (REG) has entered into an agreement with Hunt & Sons to supply REG Ultra Clean at 12 locations in Northern California. REG Ultra Clean is a renewable fuel and a low-carbon intensity liquid transportation fuel.

“This agreement positions REG and Hunt & Sons to deliver a cleaner-burning, sustainable fuel that immediately reduces emissions within their existing fueling systems and infrastructure,” said Gary Haer, vice president of sales and marketing for REG. “We are proud to work with Hunt & Sons to provide solutions that answer the call of California’s forward-thinking carbon reduction strategies.”

REG is an Ames, Iowa-based producer of biodiesel and renewable diesel. Hunt & Sons is a Scramento, Calif.-based petroleum products distributor. 

“Hunt & Sons is excited to expand our relationship with REG by providing our customers throughout Northern California with a cleaner burning renewable fuel,” said Josh Hunt, CEO of Hunt & Sons. “We always strive to provide the best customer service and most innovative products to our customers and REG Ultra Clean will help us fulfill those goals while benefiting the environment.”

REG Ultra Clean will be offered at 12 locations and is currently available at two Hunt & Sons locations: Rancho Cordova and Sacramento. REG Ultra Clean reduces emissions significantly compared to petroleum diesel, the company said.

“Consumers are demanding cleaner, innovative solutions and we are committed to producing clean fuels sustainably,” said Haer. “REG Ultra Clean provides a simple, cost-effective immediate carbon reduction solution for diesel consumers today.

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