Paul Buckingham MSc Arch:AEES

Paul Buckingham, Director of Sustainable Lifestyles Ltd is an independent consultant on energy efficiency, sustainability and cost reduction. With a background in electrical engineering, maintenance engineering, and building refurbishment Paul went on to study for an MSc in Architecture; Advance Environmental and Energy Studies (AEES) at the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) in Machynlleth, Wales. He has also studied Biomass and other renewable energies with the University of Applied Sciences in North Karelia, Finland.

As a result Paul has an in-depth understanding of environmental issues, how we consume massive amounts of energy and resources and live very unsustainable lives. Paul is passionate about the ethic of living sustainably and works with homeowners, architects, builders, and business owners to help save money and reduce energy consumption. The aim of Sustainable Lifestyles, is to work towards making buildings more sustainable through informed and holistic design and refurbishment.

Sustainable Lifestyles is based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. Paul is also an active member of Abingdon Carbon Cutters and  set up Abingdon Green Drinks. Paul has also worked with local schools, assisting them with their eco projects.