From design to operation, and encompassing the installation phase: through its Energy Services business line, GDF SUEZ is able to offer effective and efficient energy and environmental solutions, through multi-technical services, to its customers, to communities and to companies in the manufacturing and tertiary industries. The Energy Services business line has 78,400 employees and brought in revenues of €14.7 billion in 2012.
A well-established presence in the entire energy services value chain
The Energy Services business line advises its customers about the design and construction of electricity, nuclear, natural gas and industrial facilities and implements solutions to optimize the energy performance of industrial processes.
The business line has earned global recognition for its management of urban heating and cooling networks, as well as for all the facilities management services it offers, in addition to energy supply. It can thus be found in four main markets:
- the public tertiary sector (communal housing, public buildings, hospitals, university campuses etc.),
- the private tertiary sector (offices and business centers, shopping centers, private residences etc.),
- industry & manufacturing (petroleum, paper, chemicals, electricity generation, steelmaking etc.),
- infrastructures (the business line carries out installation and maintenance work for electricity and natural gas networks, ports and airports, and public lighting networks.)
Did you know?
The subsidiaries of the GDF SUEZ’s Energie Services business line won numerous major contracts in 2012, including the construction and operation of two “green” data centers in Hamburg and Norderstedten, Germany, as well as the construction and operation of the district cooling network in Yujiapu, the new business district of Tianjin, China.
The Energy Services business line in figures
- World’s no.1 supplier of energy efficiency and environmental services.
- A presence in 30 countries
- 1,300 offices worldwide
- 180 urban heating and cooling networks operating internationally
Strengthening the Group’s position in Europe, growing internationally
No. 1 in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Italy, Energy Services also holds a strong position in countries such as the United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, Switzerland and Austria; it has a base for further development in countries such as Portugal and Greece, as well as in central Europe.