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 Technology to Reduce Travel

Dig Digital: Digital workflow is utilized for many forms, reports and requests, including expense reports, safety reporting, purchase orders, etc.


Natural Environment
CAP Fish Barrier

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

Trip Reduction/Compressed Workweek

CAP Fish Barrier

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.