Group Veolia

Around the globe, Veolia helps cities and industries to manage, optimize and make the most of their resources. The company provides an array of solutions related to water, energy and materials – with a focus on waste recovery – to promote the transition toward a circular economy.

Veolia's 163,226 employees are tasked with contributing directly to the sustainability performance of customers in the public and private sectors, allowing them to pursue development while protecting the environment.

To this end, the company designs and deploys specialist solutions to provide, protect and replenish resources while increasing their efficiency from an environmental, economic and social standpoint. Such initiatives are all part of Veolia's ongoing campaign to resource the world.

Highlights 2016

3 core businesses: 
Water, Waste Management & Energy Services

€24.39 billion in revenue

163,000 employees around the world




100 million people supplied with water

2,928 wastewater treatment plants managed

4,052 water production plants managed 

61 million people connected to wastewater systems


37,339 thermal installations managed 

551 heating and cooling networks managed

44 million MWh produced

2,086 industrial sites managed

Waste management

764,477 business customers

45 million metric tons of treated waste

591 waste-processing facilities operated 

40 million people provided with collection services on behalf of municipalities