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Energy 101: Making charcoal
In Uganda and Rwanda, charcoal is a main source of heat and power. The process of making charcoal is a labor and environmentally intense one. The photo essay below documents the process of creating charcoal from tree to market in a rural region of Uganda.
Photos provided by Joanna L. McWilliams and Dan Zimmerle.
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