Veolia in brief

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 treated 50 million metric tons of waste. Veolia Environnement (listed on Paris Euronext: VIE) recorded consolidated revenue of €27.189 billion in 2019.


Highlights 2019


3 businesses activity: 
Water, Waste, Energy

€27.189 billion
in revenue

178,780 employees
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

Waste management

519,046 business customers

50 million metric tons of treated waste

675 waste-processing facilities operated 

42 million people provided with collection services on behalf of municipalities


45,097 thermal installations managed 

591 heating and cooling networks managed

41 million MWh produced

2,357 industrial sites managed