What is Solarpunk?
Solarpunk is a subgenre of science fiction and speculative fiction that envisions a future society that has transitioned to renewable energy sources, like solar power, and in which technology is used to create sustainable and equitable communities. The Solarpunk Manifesto, a document that outlines the principles and values of the movement, emphasizes the importance of community-based, decentralized systems, protecting the environment, promoting social justice, and finding solutions to the challenges of climate change.
Solarpunk Characters and Events
Writing and visualizing solarpunk characters and events promotes awareness and understanding of the solarpunk movement and its values, such as the use of renewable energy sources, sustainable and equitable communities, and the importance of community-based, decentralized systems. Creating relatable and compelling characters and events as a way to inspire, to imagine and to aim towards a bright future.
So take a deep breath, and click your way into the rabbit hole of solarpunk.
Embrace the unknown and discover what possible futures might lie ahead.
(More video impressions of regenerative culture / solarpunk / permaculture, at the Advent 2022 page)