The Veolia Group

With over 168,800 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 96 million people with drinking water and 62 million people with wastewater service, produced 45 million megawatt hours of energy and converted 47 million metric tons of waste into new materials and energy. Veolia Environnement (listed on Paris Euronext: VIE) recorded consolidated revenue of €25.125 billion in 2017.

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3 businesses activity: 
Water, Waste, Energy



€25.125 billion in revenue

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


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

45 million MWh produced

2,291 industrial sites managed

Our world wide presence