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 LED Lighting

Latest Lighting: At CAP Headquarters, lighting has been upgraded to LED lighting and energy-efficient fluorescent bulbs; motion sensors were installed in offices and conference rooms.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 
CAP water Bottle Reduction

Bye-Bye Bottles: Reverse osmosis units and water coolers are available in all office buildings, significantly reducing water bottle usage


Natural Environment
CAP Animal Crossing

Walk This Way: Studies were performed to identify natural animal migrations and crossings. As a result, CAP constructed wildlife bridges where appropriate and installed high fences to keep large animals from drowning.  

Trip Reduction/Compressed Workweek
CAP Vanpool

All Aboard: CAP currently has about 30 employees in vanpools and provides a subsidy of $25o per vanpool each month in support of this alternative transportation choice. 


View more of CAP’s sustainability achievements.