Ansa Permaculture Design is the product and continuation of a lifetime’s work and passion for sustainability and design in Ireland. Paul studied mechanical engineering specialising in design at the University of Limerick in Ireland and after graduating worked in medical device R&D engineering, engineering drawing, renewable energy, environmental education & training and energy research and publication. He has been involved in community based environmental campaigning, particularly against the development of new fossil fuel exploration and extraction in Ireland. Paul has completed two permaculture design certificate courses and many more courses & workshops connected to sustainability.