Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. to Discuss First Quarter 2011 Financial Results

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

OMAHA, Neb., April 20, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:GPRE) will hold a conference call to discuss its first quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ET. Green Plains' participants will include Todd Becker, President and Chief Executive Officer, Jerry Peters, Chief Financial Officer, and Jeff Briggs, Chief Operating Officer. Following their presentation, participants will be available for a brief question and answer session.

           Green Plains First Quarter 2011 Financial Results Conference Call

            Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. ET / 10:00 a.m. CT

            Call in # (Domestic) 877-868-1833

            Call in # (International) 914-495-8604

The conference call will be available via webcast and is accessible at Green Plains' website at . Listeners are advised to go to the website at least 10 minutes prior to the call to register, download and install any necessary audio software. The presentation will be archived and available for replay through May 5, 2011. 

About Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc.

Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:GPRE) is North America's fourth largest ethanol producer, operating a total of nine ethanol plants in Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska and Tennessee with annual expected operating capacity totaling approximately 740 million gallons. Green Plains also markets and distributes ethanol for independent third-party ethanol producers with annual expected operating capacity totaling approximately 360 million gallons. Green Plains owns 51% of Blendstar, LLC, a biofuel terminal operator which operates nine blending or terminaling facilities with approximately 495 million gallons per year of total throughput capacity in seven states in the south central United States. Green Plains operates grain storage facilities and complementary agronomy and petroleum businesses in Iowa, southern Minnesota and western Tennessee.

CONTACT: Company Contact: Jim Stark, Vice President - Investor and Media Relations Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (402) 884-8700 jim.stark@gpreinc.com Investor Contact: John Baldissera BPC Financial Marketing (800) 368-1217