CAP provides water security that ensures sustainable growth for current and future Arizonans.  CAP strives to prevent pollution, reduce waste and minimize consumption of resources and to educate, train and motivate employees to work in an environmentally responsible way.  CAP works hard to reduce, reuse and recycle.

After 30 years of water deliveries to Central Arizona, CAP’s commitment to the environment remains unwavering.

  • CAP’s Internal Strategic Plan solidifies our commitment to "promote environmental sustainability" and describes several action plans to do so. 
  • CAP’s Board of Directors Strategic Plan describes the CAP values, which include the environment, stating “we will operate in an environmentally responsible manner.” 
  • CAP’s employee-led ECO Team operates under a mission to create a lifestyle of sustainability through innovation for the benefit of the environment, our community, and our stakeholders.

Water & Energy
CAP Solar Power

The Power of Nature: One of CAP’s mountaintop communication sites is powered by solar.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 
CAP Technology to Reduce Travel

Phone a Friend: Web-x, Go-to-Meeting and teleconferencing are utilized whenever possible to reduce vehicle usage and fuel consumption


Natural Environment
CAP Recharge Projects

Underground: CAP operates recharge projects that either directly store water underground or preserve groundwater through river water irrigation.  

Trip Reduction/Compressed Workweek
CAP Guaranteed Ride Home

Ride Guaranteed: CAP provides a “guaranteed ride home” for alternative mode users in the event of an emergency or illness. 


View more of CAP’s sustainability achievements.