On Thursday evening, Benj Sykes will be part of a panel debate at Durham Energy Institute discussing whether the UK can keep the lights on.
The first foundation has been installed at Westermost Rough marking the start of offshore construction at the wind farm.
On Thursday 6 March, a panel of experts will meet at Durham University to debate whether the lights will go out in the UK in the next decade
The decision follows a review by the consortium members of their respective portfolios, the technical challenges and the environmental uncertainties surrounding the site.
Vestas is the preferred supplier for turbines at the Burbo Bank Extension Offshore Wind Farm