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

That's Cool: Exteriors of buildings at CAP’s Headquarters are painted with reflective paint. This “cool wall” paint generates a 5% energy savings over traditional paint.  

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 
Lights Out Power Down Message

Lights Out: A “lights out/power down” initiative was implemented at Headquarters to reduce electricity usage


Natural Environment
CAP Owl Protection

Owl Protection: CAP works with the Adobe Mountain Wildlife Center for protection and education of nesting Great Horned Owls at Headquarters.  

Trip Reduction/Compressed Workweek
CAP facilities

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.