Michael Welch

Michael Welch, a Home Power senior editor, is a renewable energy devotee who celebrated his 26th year of involvement with the magazine in 2016. He lives in an off-grid home in a redwood forest in Humboldt County, CA; and works out of the solar-powered offices of Redwood Alliance in nearby Arcata, CA. Since 1978, Michael has been a safe-energy, antinuclear activist, working on the permanent shutdown and decommissioning of the Humboldt Bay nuclear power plant, and education and advocacy to arrest the affects of human-caused climate change.