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Chinmay Damle

Chinmay Damle Chinmay Damle joined FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS) as an Environmental Analyst in October 2017. As a part of the Environmental Services Team, he primarily assists with analyzing potential environmental impacts resulting from developments and writing IS/MNDs and EIRs. Chinmay graduated from University of California, Irvine in 2016 with a B.S. in Earth System Science and a minor in Global Sustainability. He is very interested in the fields of environmental science, sustainability and urban planning.

Recent Posts

Career Journeys: Urban Planning and Sustainability

Posted by Chinmay Damle on May 30, 2019 10:00:00 AM


My journey to the field of urban planning has been a circuitous one. From a very young age, I always imagined myself helping society, especially the underprivileged, and improving their quality of life. Growing up in India, I witnessed overcrowded streets teeming with litter and extreme poverty daily. I remember meandering through gridlocked traffic on foot to school after a heavy rain with public pathways flooded up to my shins—which, at the time, I thought was standard.