Offshore wind consortium Forewind
was originally awarded consents for the Dogger Bank development in 2015.
The team advised Forewind
on the consents for a number of offshore wind farms in the North Sea.
Since leaving ministerial office he has undertaken a wide range of roles, including as president of the British Institute of Energy g Economics, chairman of the Forewind
Consortium from 2013-2015, and commissioner of the UK Pavilion at the Future Energy g Expo in Kazakhstan 2017.
Salaries: PS48,000 a year from Forewind
for one day's work a month (PS4,000 a day); PS18,000 a year from Atlantic Superconnection for one-and-ahalf days' work a month (PS1,000 a day); PS60,000 a year from Vitol for one-and-a-half days' work a month (PS3,300 a day).
The project, by Forewind
, a consortium of four leading international energy companies was divided into two separate applications, Dogger Bank Teesside A & B and Dogger Bank Teesside C & D.
The development by the Forewind
consortium of SSE, RWE, Statkraft and Statoil would have an onshore element in Redcar and Cleveland, near Middlesbrough.
Statoil and Statkraft, together with RWE and SSE, are also partners in the Forewind
after it, as part of the Forewind
consortium, was named the successful bidder for the largest zone in the third licence round for UK offshore wind farms, Dogger Bank.
Eversheds Sutherland has advised the Forewind
consortium on the arrangements to swap ownership interests in the four consented Dogger Bank offshore wind projects which, with a total targeted installed capacity of 4.
The scheme, which is being developed by consortium Forewind
, forms part of a 2.
The Government last week gave " planning permission for the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck project to be developed by the Forewind
consortium, comprising SSE, RWE, Statoil and Statkraft.
Even Wales' legal services sector has already benefited from Round 3 business, with Cardiff lawyer Michelle Thomas, a partner at Eversheds, leading the team that advised RWE Npower Renewables on the Bristol Channel tender, as well as the Forewind
Consortium developing the 9GW Dogger Bank zone in the North Sea and Eneco on the West Isle of Wight site.