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 Electric Vehicle

Plugged In: Electric vehicles are used around CAP’s Headquarters complex to reduce fuel consumption.  

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 
Recycling Bins

Singularly Focused: In 2013, CAP implemented a single-stream recycling program, with bins under every desk, work station and printer


Natural Environment
Wildlife Watering Site

Watering Wildlife: CAP has constructed 45 wildlife watering sites away from the canal for Arizona wildlife.  

Trip Reduction/Compressed Workweek
CAP Vanpool Vehicle

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.