Feb 12, 2020

First Gen board approves capital hike to P13.2 billion

First Gen Corp. said on Tuesday that its board of directors had approved the increase in its authorized capital stock to P13.2 billion from P11.6 billion by creating redeemable preferred shares.
Feb 11, 2020

EDC and UP-IB Release Wildlife Treasures

“No kind is left behind in EDC’s mission to build a clean energy future. EDC powers and protects people and planet, striking the right balance between energy, biodiversity, and community.”
Jan 27, 2020

First Gen to build 120-MW pumped-storage plant

First Gen Corp. has been awarded a hydroelectric power service contract by the Energy department to develop a 120-megawatt (MW) pumped-storage hydroelectric facility in Aya, Pantabangan in Nueva Ecija province, the Lopez-led listed company said over the weekend.
Jan 22, 2020

First Philippine Industrial Park briefs locators on Taal activity and emergency preparedness

Last January 17, First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) held a briefing for its 135 locators on the activities of the Taal volcano and on disaster preparedness.
Jan 14, 2020

First Gen says Batangas plants continue to operate despite Taal eruption

First Gen Corp said its power plants in Batangas province remained operational despite the eruption of Taal Volcano.
Dec 18, 2019

Asian Eye Institute, Sky give Luzon students the gift of clear vision

Asian Eye Institute and SKY partnered to provide students with free eye checkups and prescription glasses through the Kislap Mata: Malinaw na Mata, Malinaw na Kinabukasan project. Students were also taught the importance of having healthy vision and having good eye care habits,so they can perform well in school, sports and in socializing among their peers.
Dec 17, 2019

EDC one of top-performing PH companies in human rights disclosure

Energy Development Corporation (EDC), a subsidiary of First Gen Corporation, is taking the lead in aligning its human rights disclosures with the United Nations Guiding Principles (UNGP) on Business and Human Rights (BHR)
Dec 16, 2019

EDC keeps top rating for P7-B bonds

Energy Development Corp. (EDC) was again given the top credit rating by local debt watcher Philippine Rating Services Corp. (PhilRatings) for its P7-billion outstanding bonds.
Dec 02, 2019

First Gen San Gabriel power plant to join CSP for Meralco

In the greenfield-brownfield battle royale on the forthcoming competitive selection process (CSP) of the Manila Electric Company (Meralco), the 414-megawatt San Gabriel combined cycle gas-fired power plant of First Gen Corporation is being lined up to join the auction process.
Nov 25, 2019

Lopez-led First Gen allots $300M for planned FSRU

FIRST GEN Corp. has placed the capital expenditure for its proposed floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) at $300 million, or a fraction of its budget for the construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal, its president said.
Nov 15, 2019

First Gen income up 46% to $220 million

MANILA, Philippines — Lopez-led First Gen Corp. reported a 46 percent jump in its net income in the first nine months of 2019, driven by higher electricity sales from its clean fuel platforms.
Oct 21, 2019

First Gen holds tree planting in Masungi Georeserve area

Employees of Lopez-led First Gen Corp. recently conducted a tree planting at the Masungi Georeserve in Baras, Rizal, as part of efforts to rehabilate the reservation area.
Sep 07, 2019

The Fifth at Rockwell Takes Your Celebration to the Next Level

Expect a barrage of parties, reunions, and celebrations on your way now that the holiday season is coming. After all, the last quarter of the year really brings out everyone’s festive side.
May 30, 2019

Rockwell unveils high-end project in Laguna

Lopez-led property developer Rockwell Land is set to unveil in Canlubang, Laguna, its first high-end subdivision development and also foray into Bacolod’s residential condominium market as part of P12.7 billion worth of new residential inventory to be launched this year.