In July 2015, Europe’s largest energy storage event and the world's leading industry platform for storage devices used in combination with PV, had its debut in San Francisco along with Intersolar North America. ees covers the entire value chain of innovative battery and energy storage technologies. It is the ideal platform for all stakeholders in the rapidly growing energy storage market. The U.S. energy storage industry will continue to grow with solar playing a crucial role in its market success. According to market analysts, the U.S. storage market is set to be the largest worldwide with California being the world's new hub of energy storage innovation and progressive policies.