National Grid Renewables' Daniel Westerman is to step down in April as he takes a new job in Australia.
The Zero Carbon Humber Partnership has made a £75 million public and private sector funded bid.
National Grid looks to increase offshore wind potential through cooperation with Dutch operator TenneT
National Grid Ventures and Dutch transmission system operator TenneT have signed a cooperation agreement to link Dutch and British offshore wind farms to the energy systems of both countries.
A proposal for funding to develop a comprehensive plan for decarbonising the Humber has been submitted to the government’s Industrial Decarbonisation Challenge Fund.