Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Michael Wheelahan is the Director, Climate Change Policy in the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, and his team is responsible for implementing the Climate Change Act 2017.
Michael is a lawyer by background, and has had over twenty years experience in the Victorian government in a range of policy, strategy and governance roles.
Web tools and Projects we developed
The live tracker of the Australian electricity market.
This website is based on a Nature Climate Change study that compares Nationally Determined Contributions with equitable national emissions trajectories in line with the five categories of equity outlined by the IPCC.
Run one of the most popular reduced-complexity climate carbon cycle models online. Used by IPCC, UNEP GAP reports and numerous scientific publications.
Check out our analysis of all the post-2020 targets that countries announced under the Paris Agreement.