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 Headquarters

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 
CAP Electronic Communication

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


Natural Environment
CAP Fish Barrier

Keep Out: Fish barriers are maintained along sensitive streams to prevent canal fish from invading sensitive indigenous fish habitats.

Trip Reduction/Compressed Workweek

CAP Workplace Award

Award Winning Workplace: 2012 & 2013 Gold Medal for Best Workplace for Commuters Race to Excellence.


View more of CAP’s sustainability achievements.