Category Archives: Planet Chill

Does creating a ‘Happy Work Space’ lead to better productivity?

Are people happiest and most productive when they work in an environment that suits them? As Cynthia Ulrich Tobias writes about in her book, The Way They Learn, we each have our own preferences for an ideal and productive work/learning … Continue reading

You Can Positively Change Your Personal Field Environment

Did you know our thoughts, attitudes and emotions emit energetic fields, creating field environments that affect our perspective, relationships and others’ environments? This is where we begin in Module 2 of the Leadership Challenge. Using positive mental exercises can dramatically … Continue reading

Plastic Not Fantastic

New initiative to significantly reduce the environmental impact of festivals.  Australia is fast becoming known for its big festivals, which is great for event-goers and the economy, yet devastating in terms of an ecological footprint. These fun and mass attended … Continue reading

Natural Refrigerants – The New Cool. So, what are they?

          Natural Refrigerants In the 1970s, scientists discovered the dangerous impact Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) have in the Earth’s atmosphere. CFCs were used as foam blowing agents, refrigerants and solvents. It was found that they destroy the ozone … Continue reading

Getting Smarter, Not Bigger

Never – ending growth is impossible. The time has surely arrived when mankind must accept that perpetual growth as a model for the global future is simply unsustainable and that we must adopt a new creed if our descendents, fifty … Continue reading

Cool. Smart. And Mobile.

And we are not talking mobile phones here. What we are talking about is cool, smart and mobile – refrigeration. The only thing we enjoy more than sleeping is eating and drinking. In order to eat and drink, we’re going … Continue reading

A Chilled – Climate Change

PLANET EARTH is a complex and dynamic system always trying to balance itself and reach equilibrium. However, various factors tend to disrupt natural processes and throw them out of sync. These factors can include natural variability consisting of El Nino … Continue reading

Chill’s bold new platform. Planet Chill.

To ‘boldly’ go where no one has gone before…. The famous Star Trek line “…to boldly go where no man has gone before” is thought to have been inspired by a passage in a pamphlet issued by the White House … Continue reading

Carbon Pricing Bill – Wake Up Call

The Bill Has Passed. When your children and your community’s children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren ask you “Where were you when all this happened? What were you doing? What were you thinking of? and most importantly What did you do about … Continue reading