Micropas will not be available for new
California Building Energy Standards
As you probably know, the new California
Building Energy Standards are set to go into
July 1, 2014.
It’s important for you to know that after 31
years of serving the compliance software
marketplace, Micropas is
going to be taking a break from this new
Fortunately, you have several good
alternatives. One is to use the new public
domain program, CBECC-Res, from the California
Energy Commission. I've been fortunate to be
involved with the development of this program
can tell you that it is a capable compliance
tool. And the best thing for you is that it is
free and can be downloaded at this
link. A second option will be for you to get the
updated version of the traditional competing
product and possibly other programs when they
It has been a pleasure serving you as a
customer and I thank you for your loyalty. It
is very satisfying to be able to call many
Micropas users as friends and I hope that we
cross paths again.
Good luck on your future compliance work and
note that I am continuing all other business
activities, just not retail software at this
Ken Nittler, P.E.
Architects! Builders! Energy consultants! You've found it! MICROPAS®, the most popular software
tool for showing compliance with the California Residential Energy Standards (also known as Title-24).
MICROPAS8 v8.1 was approved by the California
Energy Commission on June 23, 2010. Click
here for information
on the program and how to order your copy.
the latest MICROPAS8 v8.1 here
MICROPAS Versions and
For information on other versions of MICROPAS,
Want to know more? Checkout our product specifications, page through our sample compliance reports, see what the industry says about
us, and then download the MICROPAS demo. While
you are doing all of that, we want you to keep in mind four great reasons for using MICROPAS for your compliance