Veolia in Hungary

Veolia is one of the market leader groups in Hungary in the energy, water and waste management industries. The Group employs approximately 3,000 people who provide professional services for various towns, institutions and industrial businesses enabling them efficient resource management, while the water utility and district heating branches of the company supply drinking water for hundreds of thousands of families, and heating services to tens of thousands of households.

Energy management


Veolia with its more than 30-year professional experience is a determining participant of the Hungarian energy market. The energy branch of the company group provides energy to various institutions of 57 local municipalities, 62 social and health institutions and 56 industrial plants, while its district heating networks supply 270,000 residential and institutional customers nationwide. In the ten power plants of the company group (in Pécs, Dorog, Kőbánya, Debrecen, Nyíregyháza, Szakoly, Ajka and in the three power plants of the Power Plant of Budapest) operate high-efficiency natural gas blocks and blocks utilizing renewable energy (biomass).


Water management


In Hungary Veolia supplies 17.2 million cubic metres of healthy drinking water to people annually while it manages a system that drains and disposes of 164.8 million cubic metres of wastewater and rainwater. It employs more than 1500 professionals to ensure that the services provided to municipalities are always of high quality and meet the requirements of municipalities. 


Waste management 

The mission of Veolia’s Waste management division is to sort and to recycle the waste in order to preserve the natural resources. Its activity covers the safe and professional disposal and recycling of special industrial waste, treatment of hazardous and non-hazardous waste, production RDF/SRF for energetic reuse, recycling of glass packaging waste and biowaste.

Energy (2022)

1 376 M€ turnover

1 495 employees

10 power plants

28 gas powered small powerplants

District heating services in 14 cities

District heat production in 25 cities

270 527 flats and institutions supplied with district heating services

57 industrial clients

66 social and healthcare facilities

57 municipal and public institutions

3 218 709 MWh electricity provided

13 131 267 GJ heat energy provided


Water (2022)

72.4 M€ turnover

1 560 employees

866 000 customers supplied

2 million inhabitants supplied

17.2 million m3 healthy drinking water

164.8 million m3  wastewater and rainwater drainage and treatment


Waste (2022)


17.6 M€ turnover

136 employees

92 000 tons of waste treated

25 000 tons of RDF/SRF production capacity

50 000 tons of industrial waste treated