Product Releases

ETAP Release Version 20.5

Continuous Intelligence - Digital Twin Solution to Plan, Design, Automate, Operate, & Optimize Electrical Power Systems

IRVINE, Calif. – December 28, 2020 - ETAP® today announces the availability of ETAP 20.5 is a major point release to the ETAP 20 Series, adding many new integrated power analysis modules, electrical safety capabilities, operational compliance solutions and hundreds of enhancements & time-saving improvements.


Highlighted New Features & Capabilities

ArcSafety™ - Compliance per NFPA 70E 2021 & DGUV / BGI 5188 

DataX - AutoCAD® DWG™ Data Exchange 

etapAPI™ - ETAP RESTful API for Interoperability 

PlotAnalyzer™ - Plot Result Comparison & User-Defined Python Plots 

Star™ - CT Saturation & Sizing Calculator Protective Device Connectivity & Assessment 

PlotView™ - Live Charting & Graphical Result Visualization  

PVPro™ - Solar Panel Parameter Estimation & Extensive PV Vendor Library  

NetPM™ - Cloud Network Project Management 

etapApp™ - Mobile Field Data Collection & Synchronization 

etapPy™ - Python™ Scripting, Plotting & Study Automation   

eMT™ - Electromagnetic Transient Simulation Program   

eMTCoSim™ - Electromagnetic (eMT) & Phasor (TS) Transients Co-Simulation 

µGrid™ - Microgrid Controller & Energy Management System 

ePPC™ - Renewable Power Plant SCADA & Controller  

eOTS™ - Operator Training Simulator   

eProtect™ - Unified Power System Protection & Asset Management 


Learn more about all new features & capabilities at

ETAP 20.5 is available for download from  ETAP Help Desk. New customers and users with lapsed licenses should contact for more information and pricing or request an online quote at 


About ETAP - ETAP is the global market and technology leader in modeling, design, analysis, optimization, monitoring, control, and automation software for electrical power systems. The company has been powering success for over 35 years by providing the most comprehensive and widely-used enterprise solutions for generation, transmission, distribution, industrial, transportation, and low-voltage power systems. Founded in 1986, ETAP is headquartered in Irvine, California, USA, with over 50 offices around the world.

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