International energy giant TotalEnergies has tied up with Polish state-owned mining group KGHM to bid for the right to develop new seabed areas that could add up to 10GW in addtional offshore wind capacity in the Eastern European nation.

The 50:50 partnership, which has its sights set on the imminent eleven zone application process in the Polish Baltic Sea, aims to marry TotalEnergies extensive offshore project experience with KGHM’s regional market and supply chain knowledge.