Group Overview

Veolia group aims to be the benchmark company for ecological transformation. In 2022, with nearly 220,000 employees worldwide, the Group designs and provides game-changing solutions that are both useful and practical for water, waste and energy management. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources, and replenish them.

In 2021, the Veolia group supplied 79 million people with drinking water and 61 million people with wastewater service, produced nearly 48 million megawatt hours of energy and treated 48 million metric tons of waste.

Highlights 2021


3 businesses activity: 
Water, Waste, Energy

€28.50 billion in revenue, in 2021

Nearly 220,000 
worldwide, in 2022

  • 79 million people supplied with drinking water
  • 2,750 wastewater treatment plants managed
  • 3,367 drinking water production plants managed 
  • 61 million people connected to wastewater systems


  • 46,058 thermal installations managed 
  • 583 heating and cooling networks managed
  • 48 million MWh produced
  • 2,211 industrial sites managed
Waste management
  • 435,861 business clients
  • 48 million metric tons of treated waste
  • 691 waste processing facilities operated 
  • 40 million people provided with collection services on behalf of municipalities