ENGIE is the heir of industrial companies that have helped society meet its evolving needs for close to two centuries.

1822 Société Générale des Pays-Bas

1858 Compagnie Universelle du Canal Maritime de Suez

1880 Société Lyonnaise des Eaux et de l’Éclairage

1895 Compagnie Mutuelle de Tramways

1946 Gaz de France

1986 Tractebel

1990 Electrabel

1997 Suez Lyonnaise des Eaux

2000 International Power

2001 SUEZ

2008 GDF SUEZ was created from the merger between SUEZ and Gaz de France

2009 Cofely

2014 the set-up of a business unit in China to develop industrial activities

2015 GDF SUEZ became ENGIE

2017 ENGIE China and UNISUN signed an agreement for an equity investment

2018 ENGIE signed an agreement to acquire minority stake in EVChong

2019 ENGIE acquired first wholly-owned investment platform in China