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 Programmable Thermostats

Planned Power: Programmable thermostats were installed at CAP’s Headquarters buildings so temperatures are adjusted during non-work hours to save energy.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 
CAP Electronic Communication

E Only: Electronic communication is used extensively, including intranet, e-vites, memos, and an electronic bulletin board


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 Showers and Lockers for Employee who Bike or Walk

Don't Sweat It: Bike racks, showers and lockers are available for employees who choose to bike or walk to work. 


View more of CAP’s sustainability achievements.