Veolia Environnement SA engages in the management of water supplies and distribution systems and provides waste management services. It operates through the following business segments: Water, Environmental Services, Energy Services and Transportation. The Water segment integrates drinking water and waste water activities such as water distribution, water and waste water treatment, industrial process water, and manufacture of water treatment equipment and systems. The Environmental Services segment collects, processes, and disposes household, trade, and industrial waste. The Energy Services segment includes heat production and distribution, energy optimization and related services, and electricity production. The Transportation segment focuses on the operation of passenger transportation services. The company was founded in April 1999 and is headquartered in Paris, France.