Photo of the Day: construction workers on Lake Kivu barge, Rwanda – by Jason Florio

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Workers attend to the final construction phase of the KivuWatt barge, Rwanda. Image © Jason Florio, for M.I.T. Technology Review/Redux Pictures NYC

 

Lake Kivu’s Great Gas Gamble – Rwanda

In a first-of-its-kind endeavor, electricity-starved Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo are trying to get power from a lake—and avert catastrophe … . read the full feature here by Jon W. Rosen/ Images © Jason Florio

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Press: Kids jumping into ‘exploding’ Lake Kivu, Uganda – image by Jason Florio

 

 

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Sons of fishermen jumping off fishing boats into Lake Kivu, Uganda – image © Jason Florio, for M.I.T. Technology Review/Redux Pictures NYC

 

A recent assignment took Florio to Uganda, and the border of DR Congo, to photograph, and film, a fascinating story with writer, Jon W. Rosen, for M.I.T. (Massachusett Institute of Technology)/Technology Review magazine. The piece is about Uganda’s ‘exploding lake (Kivu)’ – read Jon’s full article here, accompanied by Florio’s photographs and videography.

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Lake Kivu, Uganda – image © Jason Florio, for M.I.T. Technology Review/Redux Pictures NYC

 

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