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* ''Disney/TreasurePlanet'' features a blend of Victorian and Art Nouveau styles with futuristic technology powered by solar sails.

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* ''Disney/TreasurePlanet'' ''WesternAnimation/TreasurePlanet'' features a blend of Victorian and Art Nouveau styles with futuristic technology powered by solar sails.


* [[http://www.philipsibbering.com/wh40k/03-ecopolis.shtml Ecoriums]] of Philip Sibbering's ''TabletopGame/Warhammer40000'' fanfiction are a dark subversion of this trope. They are sustainable environments run entirely by renewable energies, designed to meet every community need... which are sealed away completely from the outside world in colossal, Gothic structures to prevent nuclear attack. Most of their inhabitants live a dismal existence reminiscent of medieval peasants, and it's explicitly stated that the vast, vast majority of their inhabitants [[CityInABottle will never see the Sun, or even go outside]] unless [[FromBadToWorse they're conscripted]] into the [[RedshirtArmy Imperial Guard]].

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* [[http://www.philipsibbering.com/wh40k/03-ecopolis.shtml Ecoriums]] of Philip Sibbering's ''TabletopGame/Warhammer40000'' fanfiction are a dark subversion of this trope. They are sustainable environments run entirely by renewable energies, designed to meet every community need... which are sealed away completely from the outside world in colossal, Gothic structures to prevent nuclear attack. Most of their inhabitants live a dismal existence reminiscent of medieval peasants, and it's explicitly stated that the vast, vast majority of their inhabitants [[CityInABottle will never see the Sun, or even go outside]] unless [[FromBadToWorse they're conscripted]] into the [[RedshirtArmy Imperial Guard]]. Considering the fact that they were conceived years before the Solarpunk manifesto of 2014, it might even be an UnbuiltTrope.


** [[TransHumanism Transhumanist]] movement seems already have pseudo-political ideology named '[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technogaianism Technogaianism]]' share similar ideals with this punk.
* 2016 French documentary ''Dream the Future'', especially the episode on food. It features a Japanese businessman who turned his company building into one big vertical garden (the fruits and vegetables grown are served in the cafeteria).

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** The [[TransHumanism Transhumanist]] movement seems to already have a pseudo-political ideology named '[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technogaianism Technogaianism]]' share which shares similar ideals with this punk.
* The 2016 French documentary ''Dream the Future'', especially the episode on food. It features a Japanese businessman who turned his company building into one big vertical garden (the fruits and vegetables grown are served in the cafeteria).


[[caption-width-right:350:Green cities and gorgeous design? Yeah. The future is gonna be awesome. [[http://owen-c.deviantart.com/art/The-River-ver-2-153944794 drawing by Owen C]]]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:Green cities and gorgeous design? Yeah. The future is gonna be awesome. [[http://owen-c.deviantart.com/art/The-River-ver-2-153944794 drawing Drawing by Owen C]]]]


*** [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] by [[MeaningfulName Oreburgh Town]], one of the first settlements you visit in the Sinnoh games whose economy relies almost completely on coal mining operations, which is even maintained by the local Gym Leader. This is the natural antithesis to Solar Punk.

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*** [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]] by [[MeaningfulName Oreburgh Town]], one of the first settlements you visit in the Sinnoh games games, whose economy relies almost completely on coal mining operations, which is even maintained by the local Gym Leader. This is the natural antithesis to Solar Punk.



* Videogame/{{FinalFantasyXIV}}:
** The city state of Gridania and surrounding settlements follow this to the letter. Down to the natural looking Art Deco buildings blending into the hills and the forest that surrounds it (aptly named the Black Shroud as the trees are so massive they can completely block the light from reaching the ground). It's main source of energy are massive waterwheels fed by the multiple rivers surrounding it.
** It is however an EnforcedTrope as the elementals that guard the Black Shroud will destroy the city if anyone dare overstep the line (and it already happened in the past, when the first humans and Elezen attempted to settle there, being forced underground to escape the vengeance of the Elementals). Specially attuned humans known as Padjal are speakers for the elementals and both keep the wrath of then at bay while enforcing the orders of the Elementals to appease them, which can sometimes appear as draconic. For example while hunting for food is acceptable and profitable to the city due to its leatherworking industry, poaching is punishable by death.
** It's also notable that of the three main city states, Gridania is the one holding the line against the invasion of the expansionist and villainous Garlean Empire and their Magitek weapons.

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* Videogame/{{FinalFantasyXIV}}:
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** The city state of Gridania and surrounding settlements follow this trope to the letter. Down letter, down to the natural looking Art Deco buildings blending into the hills and the forest that surrounds it (aptly the area. (The forest is aptly named the Black Shroud as the trees are so massive they can completely block the light from reaching the ground). It's ground.) Gridania's main source of energy are is a group of massive waterwheels fed by the multiple rivers surrounding it.the city.
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** It's also notable that of the three main city states, Gridania is the one holding the line against the invasion of the expansionist and villainous Garlean Empire and their Magitek {{Magitek}} weapons.

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* Videogame/{{FinalFantasyXIV}}:
** The city state of Gridania and surrounding settlements follow this to the letter. Down to the natural looking Art Deco buildings blending into the hills and the forest that surrounds it (aptly named the Black Shroud as the trees are so massive they can completely block the light from reaching the ground). It's main source of energy are massive waterwheels fed by the multiple rivers surrounding it.
**It is however an EnforcedTrope as the elementals that guard the Black Shroud will destroy the city if anyone dare overstep the line (and it already happened in the past, when the first humans and Elezen attempted to settle there, being forced underground to escape the vengeance of the Elementals). Specially attuned humans known as Padjal are speakers for the elementals and both keep the wrath of then at bay while enforcing the orders of the Elementals to appease them, which can sometimes appear as draconic. For example while hunting for food is acceptable and profitable to the city due to its leatherworking industry, poaching is punishable by death.
** It's also notable that of the three main city states, Gridania is the one holding the line against the invasion of the expansionist and villainous Garlean Empire and their Magitek weapons.


* At the end of ''Film/TheOne'', [[spoiler: Gabe Law is sent to an idyllic world with a green civilization where he meets the dimensional counterpart of his wife, whom had been killed over the course of the film.]]



* In ''VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehogCD'', traveling back to the past and destroying the robot generators found in the first two Zones of each Round will prevent the BadFuture where the environment is corrupted into a PollutedWasteland. This leads to a new timeline where widespread technology works in harmony with nature to create a lush and vibrant good future devoid of [[MechaMooks Badniks]].

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* In ''VideoGame/SonicTheHedgehogCD'', traveling back to the past and destroying the robot generators found in the first two Zones of each Round will prevent the BadFuture where the environment is corrupted into a PollutedWasteland. This leads to a new timeline where widespread technology works in harmony with nature to create a lush and vibrant good future Good Future devoid of [[MechaMooks Badniks]].


* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' is a BioPunk version of this. There's light industry, powered either through mundane renewable resources or Pokémon, but also vast swaths of virtually untouched nature in between. The most popular form of travel besides the Pokémon themselves is the bicycle.

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* ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' is a BioPunk version of this. There's light industry, powered either through mundane renewable resources or Pokémon, but also vast swaths of virtually untouched nature in between. The most popular form of travel besides the Pokémon themselves is the bicycle.



** [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neo-Futurism Neo-Futurism]] is current popular art movement are main insparations along (Neo)-Art Nouveau, Neo-Victorian with Asian/African arts.
** [[TransHumanism Transhumanist]] movement seems already have pseudo-political ideology named '[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technogaianism Technogaianism]]' share simliar ideals with this punk.

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** [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neo-Futurism Neo-Futurism]] is current popular art movement are main insparations inspirations along (Neo)-Art Nouveau, Neo-Victorian with Asian/African arts.
** [[TransHumanism Transhumanist]] movement seems already have pseudo-political ideology named '[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technogaianism Technogaianism]]' share simliar similar ideals with this punk.

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* 2016 French documentary ''Dream the Future'', especially the episode on food. It features a Japanese businessman who turned his company building into one big vertical garden (the fruits and vegetables grown are served in the cafeteria).


** Among other things making you question [[CrapsaccharineWorld how "utopian" it is]], is within the first few chapters they manage to explain that there is a weekly tax on biofuel with usage strictly measured (paid either in credits or in plant production, usually weed), that you can't even kill a raccoon on your land because of endangered species laws, that although everyone in theory has guns they charge you an electricity bill every time you fire one, that the beer is artificial and comes only in pill form, and people who want to be able to vote and use electricity are chipped with GPS tracking.

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** Among other things making you question [[CrapsaccharineWorld how "utopian" it is]], is within the first few chapters they manage to explain that there is a weekly tax on biofuel with usage strictly measured (paid either in credits or in plant production, usually weed), that you can't even kill a raccoon on your land because of endangered species laws, that although everyone in theory has guns they charge you an electricity bill every time you fire one, obnoxious clogged traffic, that the beer is artificial and comes only in pill form, and people who want to be able to vote and use electricity are chipped with GPS tracking.tracking (resulting in about every city having populations of disenfranchised).

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** Among other things making you question [[CrapsaccharineWorld how "utopian" it is]], is within the first few chapters they manage to explain that there is a weekly tax on biofuel with usage strictly measured (paid either in credits or in plant production, usually weed), that you can't even kill a raccoon on your land because of endangered species laws, that although everyone in theory has guns they charge you an electricity bill every time you fire one, that the beer is artificial and comes only in pill form, and people who want to be able to vote and use electricity are chipped with GPS tracking.


Other aspects of Solarpunk include a quasi-{{Utopia}}n setting, usually TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture, with the occasional CrystalSpiresAndTogas and even sometimes PettingZooPeople ([[BioAugmentation Bio(-genetic) engineered]] or not) to add weirdness or other unwanted proposed elements. Like the Tumblr community that fostered the genre, Solarpunk also tends to feature a high level of cultural awareness, gender equality, self-expression, and artfulness. Likely to combine lighter and more utopic versions of [[BioPunk Biopunk]], [[OceanPunk Oceanpunk]] and [[TheSkyIsanOcean Skypunk]] themes, randomly set in the near/far future (rarely in the far past), with [[MagicalRealism realistic]] [[ScienceFantasy (sci-)fantastic]] elements. Solarpunk works usually believe in ScienceIsGood, as the marriage of nature and technology is what leads to such a utopic setting.

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Other aspects of Solarpunk include a quasi-{{Utopia}}n setting, usually TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture, with the occasional CrystalSpiresAndTogas and even sometimes PettingZooPeople {{Beast M|an}}en ([[BioAugmentation Bio(-genetic) engineered]] or not) to add weirdness or other unwanted proposed elements. Like the Tumblr community that fostered the genre, Solarpunk also tends to feature a high level of cultural awareness, gender equality, self-expression, and artfulness. Likely to combine lighter and more utopic versions of [[BioPunk Biopunk]], [[OceanPunk Oceanpunk]] and [[TheSkyIsanOcean Skypunk]] themes, randomly set in the near/far future (rarely in the far past), with [[MagicalRealism realistic]] [[ScienceFantasy (sci-)fantastic]] elements. Solarpunk works usually believe in ScienceIsGood, as the marriage of nature and technology is what leads to such a utopic setting.


Contrast with PostCyberpunk, which saw the Cyberpunk movement and came to different conclusions. Post-Cyberpunk accepts the world we have and the systems that support it like corporate globalization, industrialization, and exploiting resources in slightly-less-bad ways. Meanwhile, Solar Punk aims to subvert those systems and replace them with ones that work better in the long-term through local communities, supporting artisans, and living sustainably.

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Contrast Compare and contrast with PostCyberpunk, which saw the Cyberpunk movement and came to different conclusions. Post-Cyberpunk accepts the world we have and the systems that support it like corporate globalization, industrialization, and exploiting resources in slightly-less-bad ways. Meanwhile, Solar Punk aims to subvert those systems and replace them with ones that work better in the long-term through local communities, supporting artisans, and living sustainably.


Other aspects of Solarpunk include a quasi-{{Utopia}}n setting, usually TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture, with the occasional CrystalSpiresAndTogas and even sometimes PettingZooPeople ([[BioAugmentation Bio(-genetic) engineered]] or not) to add weirdness or other unwanted proposed elements. Like the Tumblr community that fostered the genre, Solarpunk also tends to feature a high level of cultural awareness, gender equality, self-expression, and artfulness. Likely to combine lighter and more utopic versions of [[BioPunk Biopunk]], [[OceanPunk Oceanpunk]] and [[TheSkyIsanOcean Skypunk]] themes, randomly set in the near/far future (rarely in the far past), with [[MagicalRealism realistic]] [[ScienceFantasy (sci-)fantastic]] elements.

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Other aspects of Solarpunk include a quasi-{{Utopia}}n setting, usually TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture, with the occasional CrystalSpiresAndTogas and even sometimes PettingZooPeople ([[BioAugmentation Bio(-genetic) engineered]] or not) to add weirdness or other unwanted proposed elements. Like the Tumblr community that fostered the genre, Solarpunk also tends to feature a high level of cultural awareness, gender equality, self-expression, and artfulness. Likely to combine lighter and more utopic versions of [[BioPunk Biopunk]], [[OceanPunk Oceanpunk]] and [[TheSkyIsanOcean Skypunk]] themes, randomly set in the near/far future (rarely in the far past), with [[MagicalRealism realistic]] [[ScienceFantasy (sci-)fantastic]] elements.
elements. Solarpunk works usually believe in ScienceIsGood, as the marriage of nature and technology is what leads to such a utopic setting.

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