SOURCE: Green Plains Renewable Energy

November 17, 2008 17:24 ET

Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. to Present at Investor Conferences

OMAHA, NE--(Marketwire - November 17, 2008) - Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRE) today announced that Todd Becker, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Jerry Peters, Chief Financial Officer, will be participating in the following investor conferences:

                        Tuesday, November 18, 2008
                            Imperial Capital
               Second Annual Global Opportunities Conference
        Scheduled Time of Green Plains' Presentation:  10:10 am EST
                         Hilton New York Hotel
                      1335 Avenue of the Americas
                          New York, NY 10019
             Webcast: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/imperial/gpred/

                        Thursday, November 20, 2008
                  New York Society of Security Analysts
                Alternative Energy & Clean Tech Conference
         Scheduled Time of Green Plains' Presentation:  1:50 pm EST
                             NYSSA Office
                  1177 Avenue of the Americas, 2nd Floor
                          New York, NY  10036

About Green Plains

Green Plains, based in Omaha, Nebraska, has the strategy to become a vertically-integrated, low-cost ethanol producer. Green Plains' ethanol segment operates four ethanol plants in Iowa, Indiana and Tennessee with a combined expected operating capacity of 330 million gallons of ethanol per year. Green Plains' agribusiness segment operates grain storage facilities and complementary agronomy, feed, and fuel businesses. Green Plains has a grain storage capacity of approximately 22 million bushels.

This news release may contain, among other things, certain forward-looking statements, with respect to Green Plains, as well as the goals, plans, objectives, intentions, expectations, financial condition, results of operations, future performance and business of Green Plains, including, without limitation, statements preceded by, followed by or that include the words "may," "could," "should," "would," "believe," "anticipate," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "plan," "projects," "outlook" or similar expressions. Although we believe that our expectations regarding future events are based on reasonable assumptions, any or all forward-looking statements in this report may turn out to be incorrect. They may be based on inaccurate assumptions or may not account for known or unknown risks and uncertainties. Consequently, no forward-looking statement is guaranteed, and actual future results may vary materially from the results expressed or implied in our forward-looking statements. The cautionary statements in this report expressly qualify all of our forward-looking statements. In addition, the Company is not obligated, and does not intend, to update any of its forward-looking statements at any time unless an update is required by applicable securities laws.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Scott B. Poor
    Corporate Counsel / Director of Investor Relations
    Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc.
    (402) 884-8700
    www.gpreinc.com