I think #solarpunk writing, like a lot of sci-fi, isn't made special by the technologies it believes in, but by the people it believes in. That is, by an ideology of hope, a fond glance toward the future.
All this to say, I should be considered #solarpunk even tho I suck at writing sci-fi stories.
@gattogateaux This is a good question. The Talmud certainly jives with a hopeful vision of the future. They're messianists, after all.
@MordecaiPinhas I’ve been thinking about this wrt Indigenous cultures. They managed their environment for tens of thousands of years. That’s really good social and legal “technology.”
Sunbeam City is a Libertarian Socialist solarpunk instance. It is ran democratically by a cooperative of like-minded individuals.