First Gen Corporation

First Gen Corporation (First Gen) is the primary holding company for FPH’s power generation and energy-related businesses. It is the pioneer and leader in the natural gas industry, producing 2,959 megawatts (MW) of electricity from indigenous energy sources. First Gen accounts for 23 percent of the country’s gross generation and operates Energy Development Corporation (EDC), the world’s largest integrated geothermal power producer.


Energy Development Corporation

Energy Development Corporation (EDC) is the world’s largest integrated geothermal power producer. Building on its geothermal expertise, EDC has expanded its portfolio of clean and renewable energy sources to include hydro, wind, and solar power. Its 150-MW Burgos Wind Project, the country’s largest wind farm, was awarded Project Finance International’s Asia- Pacific Renewables Deal of the Year, among others.


First Philippine Industrial Park

First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) is the Philippines’ largest, contiguous industrial park and is the preferred location of some of the world’s biggest companies. FPIP’s locators and suppliers generate close to 50,000 local jobs and billions of pesos in annual export earnings.

Construction and Energy

First Balfour, Inc.

First Balfour is one of the leaders in transport infrastructure and power facilities construction. A Quadruple A contractor, the company has developed its capabilities to be the partner of choice for international engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors who want to operate in the Philippines. While maintaining its commitment to safety and quality, First Balfour has also diversified its businesses to include distinct capabilities in concrete, geothermal drilling through ThermaPrime Drilling Corporation, equipment rentals, and heavy equipment hauling through Therma One Transport.

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FPH group commitment to no coal pays off, attracts overseas investors for energy unit

When First Philippine Holdings Corporation (FPH) Chairman and CEO Federico Lopez declared in 2016 that his companies would not invest, develop, or manage any coal-fired power plants, many in the energy industry balked. Coal, after all, was generally considered the least expensive and most convenient way to meet the needs of a growing economy and for one of the largest power producers in the country, refusing to build coal plants was just leaving money on the table.


Asian Eye adapts to COVID-19, offers teleconsultation, online delivery options

Lopez-led Asian Eye Institute, the country’s eye care center with the widest network of eye clinics, has introduced alternative clinic procedures and services to safely continue serving eye patients who need urgent treatment, including surgical procedures, even in the midst of the pandemic.

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FPH chair, clean energy champion Federico 'Piki' Lopez named MAP 'Management Man of the Year 2020'

MANILA - The Management Association of the Philippines has chosen Federico “Piki” Lopez, Chairman and CEO of First Philippine Holdings Corp, as the MAP Management Man of the Year 2020.


Jacobs Engineering donates $10,000 to KEITECH

Jacobs Engineering has donated USD10,000 to KEITECH Educational Foundation to help fund its student-trainees’ tuition and fees. KEITECH is a technical-vocational school established in 2009 by geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation (EDC) in partnership with the local government of Kananga in Leyte and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). It aims to address the high poverty incidence and unemployment rate in the municipality by enabling qualified youth to acquire top skills that are locally and globally in-demand.

"There is no other group within FPH that has this much opportunity to wield
such a wide sphere of influence among businesses and individuals.

When we do take a stand - whether it be for business, the community,
or even the environment - we find ourselves in a strong position to be a
catalyst for the positive change we desire."

Federico R. Lopez

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer