This is from a great piece from the latest archdaily – which takes us from early 20th century, modernists, futurists, and constructivists who saw themselves as innovative pioneers with a mission to create a new,

At last November’s COP26 meeting, the COP26 House was on display – notable for using Scottish-grown timber: COP26: Scotland’s home-grown house of the future – BBC News The case for home-grown timber homes was made:

A basic idea behind the SolarPunk ethos is that there is actually enough ‘technology’ already available to improve things considerably. One example is this from over twenty years ago: Remote Street Lights Powered by Solar