Group Overview

Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management. With nearly 178,780 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 2019, the Veolia group supplied 98 million people with drinking water and 67 million people with wastewater service, produced nearly 45 million megawatt hours of energy and converted 50 million metric tons of waste. Veolia Environnement (listed on Paris Euronext: VIE) recorded consolidated revenue of €27.189 billion in 2019 (USD 29.9 billion).


3 businesses activity: 
Water, Waste, Energy

€27.189 billion

in revenue

around the world


 •  98 million people supplied with water

 •  67 million people connected to wastewater systems

 •  3,548 drinking water production plants managed

 •  2,835 wastewater treatment plants managed


 •  45,097 thermal installations managed

•  41 million MWh produced

 •  591 heating and cooling networks managed

 •  2,357 industrial sites managed

Waste management

 •  50 million metric tons of treated waste

 •  519,046 business customers

 •  42 million people provided with collection services on behalf of municipalities

 •  675 waste-processing facilities operated


Veolia has identified seven key growth markets, representing sectors with the significant potential to generate revenue, in which resource strain drives growing demand for narrowly specialized expertise. These sectors are opening up new opportunities for environmental services in which Veolia already provides benchmark solutions: