Veolia in brief


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




Group Key Figures

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

61 million people connected to wastewater systems

3,367 drinking water production plants managed 

2,750 wastewater treatment plants managed

(2021 Key Figures)

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

(2021 Key Figures)

46,058 thermal installations managed 

583 heating and cooling networks managed

48 million MWh produced

2,211 industrial sites managed

(2021 Key Figures)