Veolia participates in the Middle East Utilities Conference

Global leader in environmental resource management Veolia has announced its participation in the 2nd International Industrial Utilities Conference, which was hold at The Palace, Downtown Dubai on June 9th, 2015.
This year’s conference will focus on “Delivering Competitive Advantage through Enhanced Performance” and will cover various areas including ‘Utilities Management’, ‘Water Utilities’, ‘Energy Efficiency’ and ‘Waste Water Management’. Each session will provide decision makers and operators insights required to navigate through business issues and implement performance improvement initiatives for the region.
Veolia participates in the 2nd Middle East International Utilities Conference (74.94 KB)

Veolia Business Development Manager Energy, Gulf Countries, Xavier Theillere, speaking on sustainable energy opportunities for the utilities industry at the conference said, “We recognize manufacturers are engaged in a race for competitiveness that is leading them to focus on their core business; more than ever, they need to control their costs and reduce risk while having to contend with volatile energy prices.”
“It is vital to have energy efficiency and district cooling solutions that tailor to businesses in the Middle East Market, that will allow them to maximize their energy self-sufficiency, guarantee reliability and create a zero incident production environment”, he added.
With this in mind, Veolia has developed an offer with three custom-made solutions, specifically adapted to the Middle East, to ensure the reliability of facilities, energy efficiency of industrial utilities and optimizing the efficiency of energy supply while reducing carbon footprint. The offer enables industries to secure supply for industrial utilities, while maintaining service-level commitments on availability, quantity and price. Enabling manufacturers to focus on their core business so to increase share in the market.
The 2nd International Industrial Utilities conference will take place in The Palace Downtown Dubai, UAE June 9-11, 2015. Xavier Theillere, Business Development Manager Energy - Veolia Gulf Countries, presented "Sustainable Energy - Opportunities for the Utilities Industry" on June 9 from 2 - 2:30 pm (Day 1 - Session 2).
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Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management. With over 179,000 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 2014, the Veolia group supplied 96 million people with drinking water and 60 million people with wastewater service, produced 52 million megawatt hours of energy and converted 31 million metric tons of waste into new materials and energy. Veolia Environnement (listed on Paris Euronext: VIE) recorded consolidated revenue of €24.4 billion* in 2014.
(*) 2014 pro-forma figures, including Dalkia International (100%) and excluding Dalkia France.