Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management.

With 171,000 employees worldwide, the Group designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to the sustainable development of communities and industries. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources, and to replenish them.

In 2017, the Veolia group supplied 95 million people with drinking water and 63 million people with wastewater service, produced nearly 56 million megawatt hours of energy and converted 49 million metric tons of waste. Veolia Environnement (listed on Paris Euronext: VIE) recorded consolidated revenue of 25.911 billion in 2018.


→ Highlights 2018



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3 businesses activity: 
Water, Waste, Energy

€25.125 billion in revenue

168,800 employees
around the world



96 million people supplied with water

2,878 wastewater treatment plants managed

4,117 water production plants managed 

62 million people connected to wastewater systems

Waste management

737,977 business customers

47 million metric tons of treated waste

579 waste-processing facilities operated 

40 million people provided with collection services on behalf of municipalities


40,210 thermal installations managed 

595 heating and cooling networks managed

55 million MWh produced

2,291 industrial sites managed


A world of opportunities for Veolia

Veolia seizes and anticipates any local development opportunities and building on his global expertises.
Did you know Veolia is able to generate green power from olive stones or coffee grounds?  Or to power cars with biofuel made from frying oil?...
Discover the amazing feats that the group achieves every day for its clients.
Annual and Sustainability Report 2016 online