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Vanguard Renewables Mourns Loss of Recently Appointed Chief Executive Officer, Joel Gay

BOSTON (July 26, 2021) – Vanguard Renewables, a U.S. leader in renewable natural gas, is saddened to
announce today that Joel Gay, the company’s recently appointed President and Chief Executive Officer,
passed away unexpectedly on July 18, 2021. Mr. Gay joined Vanguard Renewables only a month ago to
oversee the Company’s continued growing organic waste to renewable energy operations. Our sincere
condolences go out to Joel’s family and friends. John Hanselman, Founder and former Chief Executive
Officer of Vanguard, has resumed his role of Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective