As the article below states, the idea behind crowdsource naming is to generate awareness, content and engagement. However, a lot of organisations have experienced adverse suggestions and have had to deal with the consequences, Boaty McBoatface being a high profile example.

Careful consideration should be taken if you're thinking about doing it and a plan should be drawn up in anticipation of a jovial suggestion.

Will NERC stick with Boaty McBoatface or suffer the inevitable backlash by choosing a different name? One thing is certain, they certainly have experienced a lot of awareness, content and engagement but was it worth the trouble?

Perhaps the answer is don't ask if you're not willing to accept the answer?